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Washington State tenants have won important legal protections, but these rights don't go far enough. Members help build the movement to protect and expand tenants rights and make the promise of safe, healthy, affordable housing a reality.
Stand Up to the Slumlords!
Members of the Tenants Union gathered with community members and public officials to stand united with the tenants living at 6511 Rainier Avenue South on Thursday, October 1st. Several spoke out about the situation, including Council Members Kshama Sawant and Nick Lacata as well as Sahro Farah, a tenant of the building.
Read the articles below to get the full story.
To get involved, contact our Membership & Development Coordinator Violet Lavatai at 206-722-6848×102 or [email protected]
Join us for a protest outside at 3818 S. Edmunds Street, Seattle 98108 on Wednesday morning, October 7 at 8am!
- Click here for the King 5 story – Tenants say they face unsafe, unhealthy conditions and rent hike.
- Click here for the Kiro 7 story – South Seattle tenants’ rents double as condition remain deplorable.
- Click here for the Seattle Times story – Tenants of run-down building: Owner said pay more or get out.