‘Insane rent hikes’ spur protest in Williston, N.D. | Grand Forks Herald
Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Ida Purkey and other residents of Williston, N.D., protest high rent prices on Friday, May 9, 2014, in Williston. Amy Dalrymple/Forum News Service

‘Insane rent hikes’ spur protest in Williston, N.D.

Email News Alerts

WILLISTON, N.D. – Diana Avans moved back to Williston in 1991 to be near her mother, but now she worries she can’t afford to stay.

Advertisement

The retiree received a letter last week that the monthly lot rent in her trailer court will increase from $300 to $850 in June.

“This is just the beginning,” Avans. “You know they’re not going to stop at $850.”

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call (701) 780-1100 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Amy Dalrymple

Amy Dalrymple is a Forum News Service reporter stationed in the Oil Patch. She can be reached at adalrymple@forumcomm.com or (701) 580-6890.

Advertisement