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NYC Mayor Announces Funding for Student Veterans at Risk of Eviction



by Farnoush Amiri

With about 12,000 New York City student veterans at risk of eviction from their homes in the coming months, city officials on Monday announced a plan to provide emergency rental assistance.

A pair of city agencies — the Department of Veterans’ Services and Department of Social Services — are streamlining the process for those student veterans to get evaluated for financial assistance, said Mayor Bill de Blasio.

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