"Let’s put forward our best proposal," said Mayor Jesse Arreguín. "If they accept it, great. If not, we’ll build this facility."
Council says it will consider the possibility of sanctioned encampments for homeless residents in Berkeley.
While Mayor McQuaid says Albany housed many of those evicted from the Bulb, the encampment on Gilman and elsewhere shows that is untrue.
The mayor of Albany has written an open letter to Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguín after some recent public remarks he made about homelessness.
Berkeley has been relying on its historic reputation for being liberal. But a suggestion to classify Antifa as a gang and the actions of police at the Aug. 27 rally show otherwise.
Antifa has become the target of the mayor's criticism in the days following rallies that drew thousands to the streets of Berkeley.
Mayor Jesse Arreguín is calling on community members to blanket the city with a newly created poster "to show the white supremacists … that Berkeley Stands United Against Hate."
I urge the Berkeley City Council to publicly adopt a non-partisan, universal resolution and statement of political non-violence.
State and local officials joined together in Berkeley on Tuesday morning to express a unified message against hate.
Six East Bay political leaders, including Berkeley Mayor Jesse Arreguín, have announced plans to denounce racism and bigotry Tuesday morning on the steps of City Hall.
Many people are on high alert about political rallies after recent tragic events in Charlottesville.
Why ask, as some longer term Berkeley residents and elected officials do, “housing for whom?” if the answer isn’t obviously “everyone!” as it should be?
Council voted Tuesday to embark on an intensive project to develop extensive new development standards to preserve the city's discretion over land use decisions.