Walsh to push new tenant protections

Boston, MA -- 11/17/2016 - Mayor Walsh and Chief Resilience Officer Dr. S. Atyia Martin (cq) speak during a sit down interview with the Boston Globe in the Mayor's office. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff)

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Mayor Martin J. Walsh. –Jessica Rinaldi / Boston Globe

Mayor Martin J. Walsh is wading into the fight over renters’ rights in Boston.

The Walsh Administration Monday proposed new rules designed protect renters from “arbitrary” evictions, including barring most landlords from clearing entire buildings all at once while creating notification requirements that could help stave off other evictions.

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