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Rep. Waters to Host Community Housing Forum in Inglewood

Date/Time
Date(s) - 06/22/2019
All Day

Location
Inglewood High School Auditorium

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Unveils $13B Legislation to End Homelessness in America

LOS ANGELES – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (CA-43), Chairwoman of the House Committee on Financial Services, will host a Community Housing Forum in Inglewood on Saturday, June 22. Rep. Waters – a national leader on addressing complex housing policy issues who has oversight responsibility of the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development and other federal housing agencies – will provide residents of the 43rd District with the opportunity to discuss and learn more information about a wide range of issues, including: homeownership, first-time home buyer programs, Section 8, the Veterans Administration Supportive Housing (VASH) program, an update on homelessness, the impact of County Measure H, gentrification, low-income housing development, landlord/tenant rights and responsibilities, and eviction and foreclosure prevention.

Congresswoman Waters will also discuss her landmark legislation, H.R. 1856, The Ending Homelessness Act, which will provide $13 billion in emergency funding to end homelessness in America.

 

Who:
  • Chairwoman Maxine Waters (CA-43)
  • Housing policy experts and advocates including:
  • Malcolm Bennett – Realtor and President of the Minority Apartment Owners Association
  • Lori Gay – President & CEO of Neighborhood Housing Services of Los Angeles County
  • Damien Goodman – Founder of Housing is a Human Right
  • Myk’l Williams – Manager, Homeless Initiatives, Los Angeles County Development Authority

 

What: Community Housing Forum in Inglewood

 

When: Saturday, June 22, 2019

10:00AM

 

Where: Inglewood High School Auditorium

231 S. Grevillea Ave

Inglewood, CA 90301

 

RSVP: The event is open to the press. RSVP here or call 202-225-2201.

Tags: Climate Resolve, County Measure H, Damien Goodman, Lori Gay, Malcolm Bennett, Maxine Waters, Myk’l Williams, Rep. Maxine Waters, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development, Veterans Administration Supportive Housing (VASH)

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