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Rent Stabilization Board
Rent Stabilization Board


RENT STABILIZATION BOARD 

Special Meeting

Friday, May 29, 2020
6:00 p.m.

 

PUBLIC ADVISORY: THIS MEETING WILL BE CONDUCTED EXCLUSIVELY THROUGH VIDEOCONFERENCE AND TELECONFERENCE Pursuant to Section 3 of Executive Order N-29-20, issued by Governor Newsom on March 17, 2020, this meeting of the City of Berkeley Rent Stabilization Board (Rent Board) will be conducted exclusively through teleconference and Zoom videoconference. Please be advised that pursuant to the Executive Order and the Shelter-in-Place Order, and to ensure the health and safety of the public by limiting human contact that could spread the COVID-19 virus, there will not be a physical meeting location available.

To access this meeting remotely from a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone, or Android device, click on this URL: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81182754054. If you do not wish for your name to appear on the screen, then use the drop-down menu and click on "rename" to rename yourself to be anonymous. To request to speak, use the "Raise hand" icon by rolling over the bottom of the screen.

To join by phone: Dial 1-669-900-6833 and enter Meeting ID: 811 8275 4054. If you wish to comment during the public comment portion of the agenda, Press *9 and wait to be recognized by the Chair.

To submit an e-mail comment to be reviewed and considered by the Board prior to the meeting, please send it to amueller@cityofberkeley.info with the Subject Line in this format: “PUBLIC COMMENT ITEM #3.” E-mail comments must be submitted to the email address above by 3:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting. Please observe a 150-word limit. All written comments received before the deadline will be forwarded to the Board and will become part of the public record but will not be read during the meeting. 

Please be mindful that this meeting will be recorded, and all other rules of procedure and decorum will apply for Rent Board meetings conducted by teleconference or videoconference.

This meeting will be conducted in accordance with Government Code Section 54953, 54956, and all current state and local requirements allowing public participation in meetings of legislative bodies. Any member of the public may attend this meeting. Questions regarding this matter may be addressed to Matt Brown, Acting Executive Director, at (510) 981-7368. The Rent Board may take action related to any subject listed on the Agenda Agenda.


Full Agenda Packet (PDF Copy)

  

RENT STABILIZATION BOARD
Special Meeting
Friday, May 29, 2020  
6:00 p.m.
 

Zoom Video Archive (4:38) 



  AGENDA   

 Many of the links below lead to PDF files that require Adobe Acrobat Reader to be installed on your computer. 
You can download Acrobat Reader for free

*Times allotted for each item are approximate and may be changed at the Board's discretion during the course of this meeting.

  1. Roll call - 1 min.*

  2. Approval of Agenda - 1 min.*
  1. Public Comment - Time limits will apply*
  1. ACTION ITEMS

a.   From Board Members, Committees, and Executive Director 

(1)  Discussion and possible action to recommend revisions to the Rent Stabilization and Eviction for Good Cause Ordinance for Berkeley City Council to place on the November 2020 local ballot  (IRA/AGA/Registration Committee and Acting Executive Director)

     5. BOARD MEETING UPDATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

         a.   Discussion of items for possible placement on future agendas - 3 min.*

     6.  ADJOURNMENT

COMMUNICATION ACCESS INFORMATION: 
This meeting is being held in a wheelchair-accessible location. To request disability-related accommodation(s) to participate in the meeting, including auxiliary aids or services, please contact Aimee Mueller at 981-4932 or 981-6903 (TDD) at least three business days before the meeting date.
  
Please refrain from wearing scented products to this meeting.

COMMUNICATIONS DISCLAIMER: 

Communications to Berkeley boards, commissions or committees are public record and will become part of the City’s electronic records, which are accessible through the City’s website. Please note: e-mail addresses, names, addresses, and other contact information are not required, but if included in any communication to a City board, commission or committee, will become part of the public record. If you do not want your e-mail address or any other contact information to be made public, you may deliver communications via U.S. Postal Service or in person to the secretary of the relevant board, commission or committee. If you do not want your contact information included in the public record, please do not include that information in your communication. Please contact the secretary to the relevant board, commission or committee for further information. 





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