Category Archive for: Press Release

Polls by landlord group influenced council’s rent control measure

by Eric Strimling

(This article was published the day after the Alameda city council voted to start work on a ballot measure to compete with Measure M1.) Wed, Jul 20, 2016 Polls by landlord group influenced council’s rent control measure by Mark Noack / Mountain View Voice Mountain View City Council members gave plenty of reasons for why they…

Alameda Renters Coalition Offers Components for Rent Ordinance to City Staff

by ARC

On Monday, Nov. 16, members of the Alameda Renters Coalition, tenant representatives from 470 Central, and attorneys with Tenants Together met with Alameda city staff to discuss the components of a fair and functional rent and just cause ordinance. Here are elements that ARC presented at that meeting which the Coalition believes must be included…

ARC Calls for Immediate Withdrawal of Eviction Notices at 470 Central Avenue

by ARC

The ink was barely dry on Alameda’s unanimously approved rent increase and eviction moratorium when all tenants of the Bayview Apartments, a 34-unit complex at 470 Central Ave. in Alameda, were told they were being kicked out. On Nov. 7th, residents at Bayview Apartments were given notices of termination of tenancy telling them all to move out by January…