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Housing Call: August 18, 2020


Around the State

House Bill 1200 (Foreclosure Prevention / Rental & Utility Assistance)

Please continue to reach out to NC General Assembly members.

In particular, please contact the following state Senators:

Media Coverage of COVID-19 Housing Instability & Evictions:

WHQR – “Eviction Moratoriums Have Ended – The Housing Crisis Hasn’t” 

Raleigh News & ObserverHomeless left with “no options” after being ordered to leave private property

QC Nerve – As Evictions Resume in Mecklenburg County, the Housing Crisis Grows 

Expedited Funding for Non-Congregate Shelters During COVID-19


Continue urging Congress about the need for housing resources

Especially contact Sen. Burr and Sen. Tillis

“Our Homes, Our Votes”

Presumptive Democratic Presidential Nominee Joseph Biden on housing: 

Presumptive Vice Presidential Nominee Senator Kamala Harris on housing:

HUD to Resume Physical Inspections

HUD CDBG-CV Waiver Guidance:  Notice FR-6218-N-01


The Hill & Enterprise Community Partners

DNC Event Tuesday 8/18 @ 1pm:

RNC Event Tuesday 8/25 @ 1pm:

UCLA Luskin Institute for Inequality & Democracy & UCLA Center for Neighborhood Knowledge – Systemic Racial Inequality and the COVID-19 Renter Crisis | Challenge Inequality

Health Affairs – Gentrification And The Health Of Legacy Residents

NCHC Interview Series: One-on-One Interview with Josie Williams, Executive Director of the Greensboro Housing Coalition; Wednesday August 26 @ 1pm. Register here


Laura Hogshead

Chief Operating Officer

NC Office of Recovery & Resiliency (NCORR)

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