RALLY: Eviction Moratorium

March 12, 2020 - 8:00am
Brooke Courthouse, Boston

CITY LIFE is demanding a moratorium on evictions while our families and communities are at risk of COVID-19 in Boston's housing court. 

RALLY to demand cancellation of eviction cases until the coronavirus crisis is over. Boston residents facing eviction in Housing Court will speak out about their fear of contracting the virus. Please join us in solidarity!

Thursday, March 12th, 8am outside of the Edward Brooke Courthouse, 24 New Chardon St.There is a public health emergency. Schools are closed and meetings are cancelled. But the Eastern Housing Court continues to meet every Thursday, crammed with many of Boston's most vulnerable residents. The court forces people who are sick to come to housing court lest they be defaulted. Hundreds of people are put at risk together waiting for trial.