Berkeley voters will get a say on city housing, homelessness and infrastructure on Nov. 6.
This advisory measure will help the city establish priorities for infrastructure work and responses to climate change.
Companies that build affordable housing are pouring funds into support of the O and P measures, Realtors are opposing the proposed property transfer tax hike and Wicks is outspending Beckles in the AD15 race.
Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguín hit the campaign trail last week to urge voters to support tax measures O and P to raise money for affordable housing and homeless services. He met with a tough crowd.
The City Council approved a November ballot measure determining how Berkeley will respond if Costa Hawkins is repealed.
Berkeley voters are set to have a chance in November to consider a $135 million bond measure officials hope will create more affordable housing in the city to fight displacement.
Which properties would become rent-controlled after a repeal, and which would be exempt? Berkeley voters could make the call in November.