Nunavik housing board evicts families for unpaid rent
Fourteen families have been evicted from social housing in Nunavik, because of unpaid rent. The Kativik Municipal Housing Bureau, the body that manages social housing in the region, says it is dealing with $15 million in unpaid rent, and a shortage of 1000 housing units. This is the third year in a row that they have started evicting tenants who aren't paying rent to make room for those who are on a waiting list.
Susan speaks with Watson Fournier, manager of the housing bureau.