Thu, 05/20/2021: ARLnow After residents spoke out about poor living conditions at the Serrano Apartments, county officials and building owner AHC Inc. say they are committed to making changes.
Thu, 05/20/2021 : ARLnow After residents spoke out about poor living conditions at the Serrano Apartments, county officials and building owner AHC Inc. say they are committed to making changes.
Fri, 10/16/2020 : https://www.virginiamercury.com/ NEWPORT NEWS — Cecelia Woodard gave a nervous glance down the road every time she heard a car approach. It was Tuesday morning and the sheriff was scheduled to arrive to evict her from the apartment she shares with her 64-year-old mother, who had left a few minutes earlier with a … Read more
Wed, 09/02/2020 : ARLnow.com Leaders of VOICE (Virginians Organized for Interfaith Community Engagement) cautiously welcomed the announcement by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of a nationwide eviction moratorium through Dec. 31, but noted that Congress and the Administration still need to work together to provide significant funding to prevent huge rental housing market … Read more
Fri, 08/07/2020 : Washington Post RICHMOND — A sharply divided Virginia Supreme Court on Friday granted Gov. Ralph Northam’s request for a statewide moratorium on evictions, extending protections for another month.
Fri, 08/07/2020 : virginiamercury.com As pastors of African-American congregations, we are gripped with uneasiness and frustration about the potential of hundreds of thousands of people in our congregations and around Virginia potentially losing their homes because the pandemic ravaged the economy and robbed them of jobs, income, health and housing stability.
Mon, 08/03/2020 : Washington Post Affordable housing and antipoverty advocates are pressuring Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam to issue an executive order banning evictions at least until late August, as state and federal protections have expired and eviction cases are piling up in local courts.
Fri, 07/31/2020 : WAMU.org As eviction cases mount in Virginia, Gov. Ralph Northam is again asking the state’s high court to delay hearings that could leave thousands of Virginians homeless during the pandemic.
Thu, 07/30/2020 : pilotonline.com A month after a state moratorium on evictions was lifted and as the federal ban ends, Gov. Ralph Northam has renewed his request for the state Supreme Court to put a halt to the court hearings that must happen before tenants can be thrown out.
Wed, 07/22/2020 : princewilliamtimes.com With hundreds of residents facing eviction in Prince William County, Manassas and Manassas Park this month, area lawmakers are urging the local general district court to halt eviction hearings for three weeks to allow more time for at-risk renters to apply for housing assistance.