Council Celebrates Fair Housing Month


April is Fair Housing Month throughout the United States, an occasion to highlight the fact that everyone should be treated equally in the sale or rental of housing. At its April 3 meeting, the Paramount City Council proclaimed the City’s participation in the annual observance. Martha Torres from the Fair Housing Foundation was onhand to accept the proclamation. The Fair Housing Foundation provides crucial services for Paramount residents such as mediation and counseling, investigating discrimination in housing, and holding workshops, training, and community events for both tenants and property owners. To learn more about the organization, visit