April is fair housing month in Wheeling and hundreds of residents each year feel they are falling victim to discrimination in the housing market.
There are several free education and outreach events scheduled this month. The West Virginia Fair Housing Action Network is hosting "Tenants and Landlords: Rights and Responsibilities,"
on Wednesday at the Altenheim Center.
Another event geared towards building inspectors and code officials is set for Wednesday, April 17, at the Ohio County Library.
An affordable housing seminar is scheduled for April 16 at the WLU Highlands campus, and a historic structures realtor training workshop is planned for Friday, May 3.