Last month MHAction heard about a community in Michigan facing a 300% lot rent increase. MHAction leader Terry Nelson, from IL, submitted the following editorial in response, calling for elected officials to stand up for manufactured homeowners.
In the wake of Hurricane Irma and Harvey our thoughts are with the many manufactured homeowners in Florida and Texas who were impacted by the storms. We've compiled a memo with some information on resources and potential issues to watch out for.
Following the violent white supremacist and Nazi activity in Charlottesville this past weekend, MHAction Core Team leaders and staff felt compelled to issue a statement expressing our support for the community of Charlottesville. We also find it a necessary moment to reconfirm our ongoing organizational commitment to confront racism in all of its forms, and work to make our manufactured home communities safe and welcoming for all people.
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