Calling all New Westminster housing co-ops – You Hold the Key: Fix the Co-op Housing Crunch!

Fiona Jackson      23 Oct 2014      Westminster Landing Co-op, 1 - 13 K de K Court, New Westminster      CHF BC event
For all co-op members in New Westminster, we’ll be holding a meeting on the evening of Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Westminster Landing Housing Co-op. Come and learn more about our You… Read more

For all co-op members in New Westminster, we’ll be holding a meeting on the evening of Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Westminster Landing Housing Co-op. Come and learn more about our You Hold the Key Campaign and what members can do to support it.By 2021, 5 (more than half) of the 8 housing co-ops in New Westminster will see their operating agreements end and the rest will end by 2024Almost 133 households will face a loss of rent subsidy Our campaign asks the provincial government to step up with a rent supplement program to help keep low-income members in their homesJoin us for a discussion about the facts and what you can doAll co-op members welcome!And if your co-op’s community hasn’t held a community meeting yet, let us know if you’d like to host one! Download the poster and if you need more reasons to know why all members of New West co-ops should come to the meeting, here are five good ones.