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    New Haven becomes first city in Conn. to recognize tenant unions

    September 27, 2022 // New Haven Mayor Justin Elicker signed an ordinance Tuesday afternoon officially recognizing tenant unions. This ordinance means unions can work with the city’s fair rent commission to investigate things such as proposed rent increases and unacceptable living conditions. This ordinance applies to properties with at least 10 rental units. It also extends to at least 10,000 housing units across the city.