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Reality check for displaced tenants

Original post made on Oct 22, 2007

In an effort to help families being forced out of their affordable apartments, the Mountain View City Council set up a way to provide displaced tenants with up to $3,000 in cash during their transition.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, October 19, 2007, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Philip C. Cosby
a resident of Sylvan Park
on Oct 22, 2007 at 7:44 am

What was the city thinking with this 30 day notice requirement? It couldn't be to comply with housing laws, because the landlord/developer has already given the required notice. Neither can I imagine it would help the developer, who presumably wants everyone out as soon as possible.


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