Calvert Commissioners recognize April as Fair Housing Month

The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners recognized the month of April as Fair Housing Month in Calvert County. The Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988, popularly called the “Fair Housing Act;” outlaws any discrimination in the sale, rental or financing of housing, because of race, color, familial status, religion, sex, physical/mental disability, marital status or national origin.

Pictured with the board are Community Resources Specialist Curtis Hules and Calvert County Housing Authority Executive Director Shawn Kingston.

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