Governor Will Not Extend Eviction Moratorium; Lawmakers Question Labor Secretary Over Unemployment ClaimsMaryland’s coronavirus state of emergency has now officially ended. That includes the state’s ban on evictions.
Baltimore City Council To Call For Hogan To Reinstate Eviction MoratoriumThe lead sponsor of the resolution, Councilwoman Odette Ramos (D-District 14), said the city has millions in relief dollars coming from the state and federal governments and needs more time to distribute the money to renters.
Organizations, Local Officials Work To Prevent Evictions As CDC Moratorium EndsThe battle continues to keep a roof over the heads of many Marylanders struggling to pay their rent amidst the ongoing pandemic now that the federal funds have ceased and state funds have an expiration date of mid-August.
Eviction Moratorium Update: Without An Extension, What Happens To Renters After July 31?The CDC's eviction moratorium ends on July 31, which leaves renters uncertain about their future in an economy still recovering from COVID.
United Way Expands Eviction Prevention Program In Baltimore City & Surrounding CountiesMaryland's eviction moratorium ends August 15, and in response, United Way of Central Maryland is expanding its Strategic Targeted Eviction Program (STEP) to residents in Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Harford County and Howard County.
Maryland Lawmakers, Advocates Look To Extend Renter ProtectionThe national eviction moratorium is set to expire in just two days. Now, Democratic lawmakers and housing advocates in Maryland are looking at legislation to keep people in their homes.