Let’s write it off to bad timing. And do a little rethinking.
The Ridgefield Housing Authority has sent out rent increase notices to many of its more than 150 tenants, some seeking increases as high as $50 a month. The rent hikes, which have been in the works from before the pandemic, still need to go through a final approval. But they are scheduled to take effect July 1, and have alarmed many tenants.