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Measure Z 2.0

Measure Z 2.0 In November of 2020, Measure Z was put on the ballot by Mayor Ashcraft and Councilmembers Oddie, Knox-White and Vella with the express purpose of repealing Article 26 of the City Charter that limits maximum residential density … Continue reading

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April 19. 2022 City Council Agenda-Item 7-C: Draft Housing Element

Re: April 19. 2022 City Council Agenda-Item 7-C: Draft Housing Element Dear Mayor Ashcraft, Vice Mayor Vella and Council Members Knox-White, Herrera Spencer and Daysog.: The April draft of the Housing Element (HE) expands the residential upzoning to include the … Continue reading

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Errata and Supplement to 4/14 Letter to City Council-April

Dear Mayor Ashcraft, Vice Mayor Vella and Council Members Knox-White, Spencer Herrera, and Daysog: The third paragraph of the Fair Housing discussion in our letter to you of April 14 erroneously states that the city inclusionary ordinance requires 11% of a … Continue reading

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Letter to City Council Feb. 15, 2022 Meeting: ACT strongly supported the Planning Department’s proposed R-1 amendments submitted to the Planning Board on Dec. 13, 2021

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PLEASE TELL THE CITY COUNCIL TO REJECT THE PLANNING BOARD’S MASSIVE AND INDISCRIMINATE R-1 UPZONING RECOMMENDATION AND TO ADOPT THE PLANNING DEPARTMENT’S RECOMMENDATIONS.

Dear Mayor Ashcraft, Vice Mayor Vella and Council Members Knox-White, Herrera Spencer and Daysog: ACT strongly supported the Planning Department’s proposed R-1 amendments submitted to the Planning Board (PB) on Dec. 13. Unfortunately, the PB rejected the two most important … Continue reading

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