TO THE LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY OF ONTARIO:
WHEREAS The Ford government cancelled rent control on units built after November 2018; and,
WHEREAS The cost to rent a home has never been higher; and,
WHEREAS People are being forced to leave their communities because decent, affordable homes are increasingly out of reach; and,
WHEREAS The Rent Control for All Tenants Act, 2022 will ensure tenants are not gouged on rent each year;
THEREFORE WE THE UNDERSIGNED petition the Legislative Assembly of Ontario to protect tenants from predatory rent increases and pass the Rent Control for All Tenants Act today to ensure renters can live in safe and affordable homes.