Struggling To Pay Rent When Jobs Vanish In A Pandemic
It’s a constant word in the coronavirus crisis: “uncertainty.”
We say it. We hear it. We know it. We feel it.
Thread after thread in this crisis - medical, economic, political - is bound with countless other threads - across the country, around the world, and right here in Chattanooga and the Tennessee Valley.
Just one example: for people who struggled to pay their rent before the crisis, the financial uncertainty they now face is stark - and they are not alone.
Martina Guilfoil is president and CEO of Chattanooga Neighborhood Enterprise.
Austin Sauerbrei is an organizer with the Chattanooga Area Labor Council - and a member of the CALEB coalition...