The Helen Diller Family Foundation is paying for the complex, but building it may require evicting people from a rent-controlled building.
Investigators arrested both men in June and found an extensive cache of weapons at their homes, police said.
Live music and events “On the Plaza” will run throughout the summer.
The Marriott-branded hotel will become the third-tallest building in Berkeley and include 331 extended-stay suites, 15,000 square feet of meeting space and a rooftop bar and restaurant.
Police believe the deaths at Civic Center Park resulted from a “bad batch” of drugs laced with fentanyl.
Police do not believe foul play was involved.
“Some people just thought it was kind of a joke and were not taking it seriously,” one patron said. “Some people started getting really scared and started calling family.”
The business is not renewing its lease and has no plans to relocate.
Until they open their own brick-and-mortar in Oakland, Joji Nonaka and Anna Osawa’s Sushi Salon is a takeout-only pop-up at Fish & Bird in Berkeley.
The six-part series is patterned after the 1990 musical adaptation of Virginia Woolf’s 1931 experimental novel, ‘The Waves.’
Bryant survived and has announced plans to sue the city.
Police said David Godwin had a knife and a “large wad of cash in his hands” when he was arrested.