Berkeley Mayor Pushes Policy To Put Renters FirstBerkeley mayor Jesse Arreguin proposed a new housing policy Thursday aimed at giving renters first dibs when a property goes up for sale
Berkeley's First Latino Mayor-Elect Is Also Its Youngest EverAt 32, Jesse Arreguin becomes the youngest and the first Latino Mayor-elect in Berkeley.
Berkeley City Council Places Moratorium On Some Police Tactics Against Peaceful ProtestersThe Berkeley City Council voted for a moratorium on the use of tear gas, rubber bullets and over-the-shoulder baton strikes by police against non-violent protesters. In addition police will wear body cameras.
Berkeley City Council Considers Banning Pet Restrictions For TenantsThe city of Berkeley is considering a new ordinance that would ban landlords from having any pet restrictions on their properties.