Posts Tagged:city council

Call for a Moritorium on Evictions at City Hall, 11/15 at 6:30pm

by Eric Strimling

The Alameda Renters Coalition is demanding an emergency moratorium on evictions during the holidays. We are holding a press conference and action at Alameda City Hall tomorrow, 11/15/2016 at 6:30pm.  With the passage of Measure L1 and, consequently, the continuance of Ordinance 3148, we continue to witness the pending no-cause evictions of many families throughout Alameda, including six families…

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…

ARC’s Response to the City Staff Report

by ARC

Here is the City Staff Report on a Rent Ordinance. Below is our response to this, sent to city council and staff ahead of tonight’s City Council Meeting. February 2, 2015 To: Mayor Spencer, Vice­Mayor Materrese, Council Members Daysog, Ashcraft and Oddie. Cc: Interim City Manager, City Attorney, City Clerk. Community Development Director and All Members of…