On November 2, 2021, St. Paul will vote on whether to adopt a proposed ordinance limiting rent increases. To learn more about voting and view a sample ballot visit sos.state.mn.us/elections-voting.

This informational panel was hosted by MGCC, in partnership with Hamline Midway Coalition, Highland District Council, Summit Hill Association, and Union Park District Council on Wednesday, October 20th at 6:30 pm via Zoom and live-streamed to Facebook.

This event was an opportunity for community members to submit questions to advocates, experts, and researchers in favor of and against the rent stabilization ordinance that will appear on the November 2nd ballot in St Paul.

Thank you to our panelists!

Jim Poradek, Housing Rights Attorney at Housing Justice Center; Cecil Smith, CEO/President at MN Multi-Housing Association and Chair of the Sensible Housing Ballot Committee**; Ed Goetz, Director, Center of Urban and Regional Affair; Dave Vang, Professor of Economics and Finance, University of St. Thomas.

**Panelist list updated as of 10.19.2021

Thank you to our wonderful facilitator, Eric Molho, for donating his time and expertise to this event!

Questions? Email alexa@macgrove.org.