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City Council Highlights - August 14, 2017

Council supports request to restore provincial funding for Lethbridge Housing Authority

City Council members unanimously supported a request from the Lethbridge Housing Authority to write a letter of support to Alberta Seniors and Housing for the LHA's request to restore $140,000 in lost provincial funding the organization's rent supplement budget. The LHA estimates the funding would enable them to provide rental assistance to approximately 30 families or individuals.

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How Council Voted

Resolution In Favour Opposed
To lobby local MLAs and write a letter to Alberta Seniors and Housing requesting reinstatement of $140,000 for the Lethbridge Housing Authority's rent supplement budget.
CARRIED

J. Carlson
J. Coffman
B. Hyggen
L. Iwaskiw
J. Mauro
B. Mearns
R. Miyashiro
R. Parker
C. Spearman

None
Absent: None