The City Council is set to vote on terms for a two-week RV parking permit and to pursue a three-month "safe parking" site. Officials had previously proposed the marina for the location, but have recently reversed course.
The city of Berkeley will no longer allow natural gas pipes in many new buildings starting Jan. 1, 2020. It's the first city in California to pass such a law, officials said.
The Berkeley City Council approved an ordinance that will eliminate masculine and feminine pronouns from the city's municipal code, changing gender-specific language to gender-neutral language.
Public land should not be transferred to private use. Berkeley should work at the state and regional level to find solutions for RV dwellers.
Several hundred people came to Civic Center Park to protest after reports of conditions in children's facilities raised alarm.
To the potential dismay of cooks and chefs, Berkeley City Council is set to discuss an ordinance that would prohibit natural gas infrastructure in new buildings.
In 2013, the Rent Board voted that a "natural person" must own a golden duplex to keep it exempt from rent control. That has caused issues for owners who put their homes in revocable living trusts.
The Berkeley City Council is scheduled to vote Tuesday night on a two-year budget that focuses on public safety, housing affordability, sustainability and diversity, according to the mayor.
The ranking system lets each City Council district get its concerns met.
Settlement discussions between the two sides did not go very far, even though Berkeley and Cal both say they want to resolve their differences outside of court.
When the homeowner did not voluntarily repair his house, a court-appointed receiver spent around $550K to fix it. The City Council will review the situation on Tuesday.
This issue should move to the forefront of every City Council meeting until it is resolved.