Bridgeport reestablishes its fair rent commission

The city of Bridgeport announced Thursday that its reestablished the city's fair rent commission.

Emily Knapton

Dec 8, 2023, 5:16 PM

Updated 225 days ago

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The city of Bridgeport announced Thursday that its reestablished the city's fair rent commission.
The commission is made up a seven members who will help mediate disputes between tenants and landlords in the city.
The median household income in Bridgeport is just under $51,000 per year, while the average rent in the area is more than $2,000 per month.
That means many families are spending more than 50% of household income on rent.


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