Springfield group calls for housing task force to address challenges facing city's low-income renters

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Arise for Social Justice has scheduled a press conference at 5:30 p.m. today outside the council chambers at City Hall to call for the task force. SPRINGFIELD -- Arise for Social Justice, a local nonprofit organization that advocates for the rights of the poor, is urging the City Council to create an ad hoc housing task force to study the city's housing stock and challenges facing low-income renters. Arise has scheduled a press conference at 5:30 p.m. today outside the council chambers at City Hall to call for the task force. Representatives of the group then plan to present their proposal and concerns during the council's public speak-out session at 6:30. "We see dozens of families in our office every week who are...

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