June 11, 2024

Campaign for Good Cause Legislation in Troy

On April 20, 2024, New York enacted the Good Cause Eviction Law which went into immediate effect in New York City with the option to opt in for other villages, towns, or cities across the state. This law impacts the rights and obligations of landlords and tenants in New York by limiting evictions, requiring lease renewals, and capping rent increases for most market rate apartments. Mark Speedy spoke to Elizabeth (EP) Press about why their group in advocating for Good Cause legislation in Troy, NY.

For those looking to learn more about the campaign and how to get involved, you can email [email protected], follow them on social media @goodcausetroy, or sign the petition at the Troy Waterfront Farmers Market on Saturdays in June.

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