ACT government defends slow progress on public housing as thousands wait

Miriam Webber
By Miriam Webber
July 30 2022 - 7:30pm
ACT public housing shortages are impacting people trying to leave domestic violence situations. Sue Webeck, CEO of Domestic Violence Crisis Service, is working hard to change this. Picture: Keegan Carroll

The ACT government has acquired under a quarter of 1400 promised public houses, three years into a six-year program to address demand from thousands of people waiting for stable housing.

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Miriam Webber

Miriam Webber

City reporter

I'm the Canberra Times' city reporter, digging into how the capital is developing and the issues affecting residents, businesses and community organisations. Drop me a line at miriam.webber@canberratimes.com.au

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