Activists, including Berkeley Rent Stabilization Board commissioner Dominique Walker, were arrested and cited Tuesday after disrupting the Board of Supervisors meeting.
Stefan Elgstrand was the only candidate elected to the board who didn’t run with the slate.
The reigning pro-tenant slate has raised a collective $50,000. Can independent candidates break through?
Carole’s leadership as chairperson on three city commissions and her fair and balanced representation make her my choice for the Rent Stabilization Board.
Wendy has been both a tenant and a landlord and would bring needed perspective to the board.
Candidates are strongly in favor of anti-displacement measures, but vary on just-cause evictions for small units.
Meet your Rent Stabilization Board candidates in Berkeley’s November 2022 election.
The deadline for all election-related op-eds is Sept. 25. We are limiting the number of op-eds we’ll publish.
Who’s spending the most on the city’s elections? How does Berkeley’s public matching fund program work? And other campaign finance essentials.
It’s an at-large race, meaning Berkeley residents can vote for five rent board members regardless of where they live in the city.
The largest bond measure in the city’s history and a tax on vacant houses and apartments will be on the 2022 ballot.
The ballot measure would apply to certain newly constructed buildings and remove exemptions on owner-occupied units with ADUs and golden duplexes.