De Blasio calls for NYC rent freeze, asks state to assist tenants

AmNews Staff Reports | 4/24/2020, 9:24 p.m.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state and the city’s Rent Guidelines Board to assist ...
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has called on the state and the city’s Rent Guidelines Board to assist those who may be struggling to pay their rent next month due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

“We need to make sure that every New Yorker can stay in their home during this crisis,” de Blasio said during his press conference Friday morning.

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