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Rent control is ‘on the table’ in Boston, City Council President Andrea Campbell says

Rent control is ‘on the table’ in Boston, City Council President Andrea Campbell says

The Boston City Council will have a serious conversation about the rising cost of housing in the city with all options on the table, including rent control, President Andrea Campbell said on Boston Public Radio Tuesday afternoon. “We have an affordability problem or a crisis from some perspectives in the city of Boston,” Campbell said. “I was born and raised in this city and it is much harder now than it was 36 years ago.” Last week, Boston City Councilor Althea Garrison offered a home rule petition that would address the need for rent control in the city. It […]

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