By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pittsburgh City Council has voted to amend the city’s eviction moratorium.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Game Commission Approves 2-Week Deer Season, Ban Rifles From Turkey Hunts
The vote provided “clarification” for landlords and make it enforceable.READ MORE: Federal Agency Issues Alert For Raw Ground Turkey Products With Potential Link To Salmonella
The changes make clear who can be evicted and will reduce fines for landlords who break the law.
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The law still would ban landlords from evicting tenants who can’t pay their rent due to pandemic-related job losses.