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Columbus City Council Housing & Eviction Workshop

  • Driving Park Library 1422 East Livingston Avenue Columbus, OH, 43205 United States (map)

"Education is vital to help tenants understand their rights and responsibilities. These workshops will help prevent families from losing their homes,” said Columbus City Councilmember Jaiza Page, chair of the Housing Committee.

To help provide resources for residents, Councilmember Page, The Legal Aid Society of Columbus and Columbus Next Generation are hosting workshops to discuss information and assistance on housing and evictions. 

Thursday, October 4
Driving Park Library
1422 E. Livingston Avenue
4:30-6pm

In Franklin County, nearly 18,000 eviction notices are filed each year making the eviction court the busiest in the state. Staggering statistics, such as this, led Councilmember Jaiza Page to prioritize affordable housing and keeping families in their homes.

Topics covered include:

  • Eviction notices

  • Available rental assistance program(s)

  • Tenant rights

  • Landlord responsibilities

  • Escrow services