Our blog post from last year, Not So Fast - The Final Part of Our Series on Source of Income Discrimination, explains the background to this discussion. Though that post contains enough information to understand what City Council discussed and decided, you may want to go back to Rents Rise, the first part of this series, and start there for fuller context.
The meeting featured robust and quite interesting discussion, and it is worth watching the whole thing. Go to: http://dallastx.swagit.com/play/10262016-679/#11 and then http://dallastx.swagit.com/play/10262016-679/#12. I won’t keep you in suspense, though; Option 1 was rejected 9-6, and Option 2 was passed 9-6.
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