Protection For Renters In Prince George’s County

The Prince George’s County Council pass legislation to assist renters during the coronavirus pandemic

It’s no secret how tough the coronavirus has been on the DMV from the shutdowns, to the layoffs, and persons becoming ill and even dying from COVID-19.  The financial hardships is becoming increasingly real for persons trying to pay their rents.  The Prince George’s County Council has passed legistlation to protect renters in the midst of the pandemic.  My guest is  Jolene Ivey – Prince George’s County Council Member representing District 5

The County Council has approved legislation to protect renters during the coronavirus crisis.  It bans evictions by prohibiting rent increases, suspends penalties and late fees for any renter in arrears.  Eviction protection is in place until August 31st.

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