Sydney couple frustrated by months-long wait for public housing

Jonathan and Victoria Mercer have another child on the way and say they need larger accommodations

CBC NewsErin Pottie

A Sydney, N.S., couple who has spent months waiting to hear whether they're eligible for public housing say the process should be faster and easier for people who are desperately in need of a home.

Jonathan and Victoria Mercer first applied to the Cape Breton Island Housing Authority back in late October.

Soon after, they received a letter saying their eligibility would be determined within a few weeks. But they've heard nothing since.

"Maybe call and let us know what's going on, give us some u…


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CBC NewsErin Pottie, Posted: Jan 21, 2022 6:00 AM AT | Last Updated: 7 minutes ago
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