Tom Littlepage, of the Southeast Side Neighborhood Association says "it's going to be passionate on both sides. I really hope that all nine Council Members realize that we're the ones that have to live here and have to deal with crime. We need the tools to fix the problem. When there's a problem, we're willing to do the work but, we got to have those tools."
Littlepage adds the ad is misleading and false especially the portion which states; "there is no appeals process to stop an eviction from being filed against you". He points to the part of the ordinance called procedural review of nuisance determination or an eviction filing order.
The ordinance states, "the city shall not commence an action against an owner or property agent for violation of this chapter until a procedural review has been conducted by the safety board."
There will be public comment at Monday's council meeting.