• June 30, 2017 |  PlanPhilly

    Philadelphia sets aside $500,000 to help renters fight eviction

    Standing beneath dozens of portraits of Philadelphia mayors in City Hall’s reception room, Yazmin Vasquez told the assembled crowd what it’s like to s...
  • June 27, 2017 |  PlanPhilly

    Remaking Sharswood: Studying how the neighborhood transformation plan affects former Blumberg tenants

    The Philadelphia Housing Authority’s plans for the Sharswood neighborhood have stoked much controversy, but even its critics would agree that the effo...
  • March 21, 2017 |  PlanPhilly

    Council hearing examines evictions, substandard housing, and possible solutions

    Recent research from The Reinvestment Fund found that about one in 14 renters are subject to court-ordered eviction every year.
  • March 20, 2017

    Trump's proposed budget turns cold shoulder on millions relying on LIHEAP

    Mirlande Pierre hated coming home last winter. She knew it would be cold inside. "Every time I opened the door, it was like I was still outside,...
  • March 17, 2017 |  Speak Easy

    Op-ed: Trump's proposed HUD cuts spell disaster

    The current presidential administration is proposing $6.2 billion in cuts, which would hit local authorities that provide subsidized housing and vouch...
  • March 17, 2017

    Delaware leaders decry Trump's proposed cuts in funding arts, education, and housing

    From after school programs to arts funding, President Trump's proposed federal budget cuts are facing fierce opposition in Delaware.
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