There will be eight Berkeley measures on the Nov. 3 ballot. Here’s what to expect.
The proposed changes to the rent control ordinance would take away an exemption first allowed 40 years ago.
State and city laws have made it easier, in theory, to build backyard cottages in Berkeley. In practice planners sometimes seem to need to catch up with the new regulations.
Which properties would become rent-controlled after a repeal, and which would be exempt? Berkeley voters could make the call in November.
Accessory dwelling units are under discussion at a town hall in Berkeley tonight, a city that is highly livable according to a new ranking. Plus: a Craftsman beauty for grabs.
Berkeley’s ordinance on accessory dwelling units is now up to state code and more lenient than it used to be.
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