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The City of Evanston and the Interfaith Housing Center of the Northern Suburbs will be holding a workshop for landlords and tenants on rental housing responsibilities and rights on October 11. This meeting is open to all Evanston residents. To RSVP or to learn more, contact Brendan Saunders at 847/501-4352 x402 or at:

The workshop will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, October 11 in the 4th Floor Parasol Room of the Lorraine H. Morton Civic Center located at 2100 Ridge Ave. Participants in the workshop will: learn about their rights and responsibilities under the Evanston Landlord Tenant Ordinance; learn how to effectively work with their landlord/tenant to create a better living environment; learn how to request repairs or complete repairs in a proper manner; learn heat rules; learn security deposits rules; and receive answers to their questions from a landlord/tenant expert.