May 21, 2020 10:44 pm
During the pandemic, many have lost their jobs, and now, they may be losing their homes.
“Rental issues are pretty critical here,” said Greg Baker. “Lincoln’s growing leaps and bounds even during COVID-19”.
Greg lives in Lincoln’s Everett neighborhood, where 94 percent of the people rent. He said although stores are still closed, their employees are still here, trying to find housing.
As Governor Rickett’s executive order reaches its expiration date on May 31st, Greg isn’t the only one expressing concern.
Isabel Salas works as a community organizer at the not-for-profit South of Downtown Community Development Organization. They provide services to residents of Near South and Everett neighborhoods
“We’re anticipating to see a lot more folks struggling because