Alameda City Hall called cops on renters group filing rent control ballot measure

Catherine Paling of the Alameda Renters CoalitionMonday filing with the city clerk's office¬†a rent control ballot measure for next fall.ALAMEDA | Fifteen minutes after Alameda renters filed a ballot measure Monday afternoon advocating for rent control, three Alameda cops were summoned by officials at City Hall.A group of about 15 members of the grassroots Alameda … Continue reading Alameda City Hall called cops on renters group filing rent control ballot measure

Watch what you say: Plainclothes Alameda cops monitored renters during council meeting

Interim Alameda City Manager Liz Warmerdammade the initial call for plainclothes cops to¬†monitor the Jan. 5 council meeting.ALAMEDA CITY COUNCIL | As renters and landlords filed through the large foyer leading into Alameda's Kofman Auditorium on January 5 to watch the Alameda City Council's latest attempt to address the growing problem of rising rents and … Continue reading Watch what you say: Plainclothes Alameda cops monitored renters during council meeting