Anita Bonds Energy Efficiency & Rent Stabilization Bill Hearing Scheduled For Thursday

This Thursday, April 3, the Committee on Transportation and the Environment will hold a hearing on the “Hardship Green Grant and Rent Stabilization Act of 2014,” (B20-0709) introduced by Councilmember Anita Bonds (D – At Large).

The proposed legislation bill establishes a grant program that would fund up to 95% of the actual cost of installing green roofs, solar panels, or other energy efficient materials on rental apartment buildings with 20 or more units provided that the building does not increase their tenant’s rent for at least three (3) years.… Read more