Rally public housing evictions at Millers Pt

Cruma joined the protext against tenant relocation process at Millter Point.

Millers Point public housing tenant Florence Seckold buried her husband last Tuesday. ''Wednesday we got the eviction notice,'' the 80-year-old said.

Mrs Seckold, who was born, spent her youth, her 60-year marriage and - she had hoped - her final years in the harbourside suburb, was among roughly 150 people protesting the sale of almost 300 public housing properties on Tuesday.

At the same time, representatives from the Department of Family and Community Services were elsewhere arranging relocation interviews with some of the 400 tenants who would need to be rehoused in the next two years.

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