Welcome to the website of Mayor Jesse Arreguin at the City of Berkeley, CA.
The Mayor’s Office is committed to continuing Berkeley’slegacy as a premier city of innovation, diversity, social rights, andenvironmentalism. Our city is known throughout the world for its culture,education, and activism.Together, let’s build more affordable housing so our workingfamilies don’t get pushed out of our great city. Let’s raise the minimum wageto a truly living wage, so that nobody who works full time in Berkeley lives inpoverty. Let us continue Berkeley’s trailblazing environmental leadership, toprotect our air, our water, and our open spaces. Let us do all that we can toclose those widening gaps in health, education, and economic opportunity, sothat every child born in Berkeley, every family who lives here or decides tomove here can get a fair shot at reaching for their dreams.I look forward to working with you to ensure that Berkeleyremains a diverse, socially just and vibrant place to live.
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