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      Toledo mayoral candidates speak at forum on fair housing



      The candidates running for Toledo mayor laid out their vision for the city as they explains their views on fair housing at a forum on fair housing.



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      h

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      forum is being sponsored by the Toledo Fair Housing center and the University of Toledo College of Law.



      O

      ne of the main issues in regards to fair housing is segregated neighborhoods.

      A

      ccording to the fair housing center

      ,

      information they collected

      from the 2010 US census

      shows that the average white person lives in a neighborhood that is 75

      %
      white. The average black person lives in a neighborhood where only 35% of whites live.



      The

      forum will not feature all of the candidates running for mayor.



      T

      he candidates speaking

      at Thursday
      nights event include Mayor Mike Bell, City Councilmen D. Michael Collins, and Joe McNamara, Lucas County Auditor Anita Lopez, and Allan Cox.

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