City staff didn’t share estimates showing the project would require the removal of 60 parking spaces before a key vote last spring.
Mari will bring a depth of experience and analytical skills from her work as a community organizer and vice chair of the Housing Advisory Commission to the council in service to the community.
Mark supports smart policies like a housing-first approach to homelessness, community-oriented policing and managing wildfire risk.
Elisa has taken strong positions on BART development, the preservation of Cesar Chavez Park, response to homelessness and the Shellmound site.
The City Council needs Rashi’s careful analysis and thoughtful decision-making.
A proposed new ordinance is modeled on San Francisco’s ‘CAREN Act,’ which drew national attention in 2020.
Robinson, running unopposed for reelection in District 7, shares his views on public safety, infrastructure, affordable housing and more.
Harrison, running unopposed for reelection in District 4, shares her views on public safety, infrastructure, affordable housing and more.
A push to reserve space on the commission for kids as young as 12 has passed a key vote and will head to the City Council.
Meet your District 8 City Council candidates in Berkeley’s November 2022 election.
One leading candidate to represent Southeast Berkeley says he wants to carry on outgoing Councilmember Lori Droste’s work. The other would move in a different direction.
Planning Commission chair Elisa Mikiten and holistic health advocate Tamar Michai Freeman are challenging incumbent Rashi Kesarwani for the Northwest Berkeley seat.