Predatory Housing Forum

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Predatory Housing Forum

October 18, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Free

Housing is a major issue in Bismarck-Mandan. Homelessness is on the rise, slum areas are expanding, evictions are commonplace, rent and fee costs are constantly rising, and the ND Rent Help program is plagued with problems. All signs point to the exploitation and abuse of renters, especially for families struggling financially and for people of color. These housing forums will provide a space to call attention to the housing challenges facing the everyday renter and what we can do to make improvements.

If you have a story to share, please attend. If you want changes, please speak up.

There will be three forums, all held at the Bismarck Event Center:
June 24, 3–6 PM: Deposits, Fees & Other Theft; Rising Rents; Homelessness
August 16, 3–6 PM: Housing-Sponsored Homelessness; Unfair Advantages; Management Companies
October 18, 3–6 PM: Tenants’ Rights; Balancing the Scales

Housing resources will be available at each session. Fill out the form below to register!

Sponsored by the Sacred Pipe Community Council. For more information, email or call 701.663.3886.


Details

Date:
October 18, 2022
Time:
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Bismarck Event Center
315 South 5th Street
Bismarck, ND 58504 United States
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Phone:
701-355-1370
Website:
http://www.bismarckeventcenter.com

Organizer

Sacred Pipe Resource Center
Phone:
701-426-1315
Website:
sacredpipe.net