Ald. Khalif Rainey
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Renters must submit key document to landlord to avoid eviction

Statement of Alderman Khalif J. Rainey September 30, 2020

By - Sep 30th, 2020 09:02 am

If you are a renter and you want to be covered by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) COVID-19 moratorium on evictions, it has been brought to my attention that you must first submit a document to your landlord.

Renters can go to and complete the form, which must then be presented to the landlord. Evictions for failure to pay rent are legal if the tenants do not sign a declaration, despite the CDC moratorium.

Please remember that there are activities and violations that will not protect renters from being evicted – such as things that threaten the health and safety of neighbors and the community, including nuisance and criminal activities.

I strongly urge renters to take action to protect themselves from eviction as soon as possible.

Don’t wait and find out that you were too late!

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One thought on “Renters must submit key document to landlord to avoid eviction”

  1. Brabplik says:

    Shouldn’t landlords be required to send this form to their tenants as part of the moratorium?

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