As Mayor Jesse Arreguín campaigns for state Senate, three city councilmembers have joined the race to replace him.
Wengraf’s decision sets up an open race for the District 6 City Council seat in the 2024 election.
What’s at stake for UC Berkeley — and Golden Bears fans — and how did we get here?
The sale will fund unpaid pensions for former steelworkers, but union officials worry their fight may not be over.
The block will remain closed until the end of September as construction crews work on a roundabout at the I-80-Gilman interchange.
Berkeley approved nearly 900 homes in 2022, far surpassing state housing production goals, but fell well short of targets for affordable homes.
An expanded power station could occupy a prominent spot along Adeline Street that Berkeley officials had hoped to line with businesses and housing.
Developers have long wanted to turn the property into a bustling commercial center, while open space advocates hope it becomes a park.
The policy makes current or former residents of redlined areas, and those displaced by BART, a higher priority for affordable housing.
Advocates say they fear Berkeley is abandoning its vision for public safety. Officials say they still want to create departments of community safety and transportation, among other reforms, once the citywide staffing crisis abates.
Berkeley trash customers with the smallest containers will see the highest percent increase over the next five fiscal years. Officials say their hands were tied by a decades-old ballot measure.
Mayor Jesse Arreguín says his proposal to redirect $1 million budgeted for initiatives to reimagine policing does not mean Berkeley is backing away from reform.