She can no longer afford the rents in Berkeley so she is moving to Vallejo.
Six candidates are vying for four open seats on Berkeley’s Rent Stabilization Board, in a race that has seen one slate of decidedly pro-tenant candidates boast numerous endorsements and a large war chest, while their landlord-leaning opponents lag — both in terms of endorsements and cash. It’s an important, if not widely covered race: Established […]
Berkeleyside wants to help you get to know your 2016 candidates for all the local races. Our final installment of questionnaires with the candidates follows, and this edition is focused on the Rent Stabilization Board. We’ll also have stories on all the key Berkeley races and initiatives on the ballot, and hope to help readers make informed […]
Photo: Christina Murphy / Courtesy Name: Christina Murphy Age: 38 Job: Housing coordinator What office are you are running for? Berkeley Rent Stabilization Board, 2016 What is the main reason you are running? I am the housing coordinator at a South Berkeley non-profit which provides supportive services to chronically under-served, homeless and at risk individuals, many of whom have […]