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Santa Clara County's eviction moratorium leaves cities out, forcing local action to keep tenants housed

Original post made on Jun 23, 2021

With Santa Clara County's latest eviction moratorium shielding renters in unincorporated areas but leaving those in cities on their own, Mountain View on Tuesday approved extending its citywide eviction moratorium.  

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 23, 2021, 11:11 AM

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Posted by Steven Nelson
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Jun 23, 2021 at 7:06 pm

Steven Nelson is a registered user.

Some of the hardest hit by evictions would be the families with students in MVWSD who are poor. They make up over 80% of Castro Elementary and almost half at Mistral. They DO NOT make up a large proportion at either Stevenson or Huff - but the MVWSD is in the process of hiring new staff to help "at-risk" students in these wealthier school? (Dumb huh?) Why not add them (Director Chang) where the Real Risk is - Castro & Mistral / which need many times the "feet on the ground" and "ears to the wind" as HU and ST. Another example of Aid to the Wealthy, exceeds Aid to the poor and poorest! (but HU and ST parents are So Loud & speak English EO!)


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