Rent Stabilization Board
Rent Stabilization Board

RENT STABILIZATION BOARD
Regular Meeting Minutes

Monday, October 7, 2002
7 PM

APPROVED

Item 1. Call to Order - Chairperson Anderson called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m.  Secretary Pam Wyche called the roll:

Commissioners Present: Maldonado (arrived 7:05), Janowitz, Anderson, Spector, Harris (arrived 7:05), Siegel, Hogarth, Chong, Alberti

Commissioners Absent: None

Staff Present: Kelekian, Tine, and Wyche

Item 2. Approval of the Agenda - APPROVED AS WRITTEN WITH AGREEMENT TO TAKE ITEMS OUT OF ORDER TO ACCOMMODATE APPEAL HEARING SCHEDULED FOR 8:00PM TIME CERTAIN. M/S/C (Hogarth/Janowitz) Voice vote. Passed: 7-0-0-2. Absent: Maldonado, Harris.

Item 4. Public Forum There were no speakers.

Item 5. Approval of Minutes - Approval of September 23, 2002 regular Board meeting minutes. M/S/C (Spector/Siegel) TO APPROVE AS WRITTEN. Voice vote. Passed: 6-0-1-2. Abstain: Anderson; Absent: Maldonado, Harris.

Item 3. Public Hearing on the Year 2003 Annual General Adjustment (AGA) and draft AGA Report. 7:05 p.m. M/S/C (Janowitz/Spector) MOTION TO OPEN PUBLIC HEARING. Voice vote. Passed: 9-0-0-0. There were no speakers from the public. 7:29 p.m. M/S/C (Maldonado/Janowitz) MOTION TO CLOSE PUBLIC HEARING. Voice vote: Passed: 9-0-0-0.

Item 7.a.(1) Proposal to approve staff recommendations on the following requests for waiver of late registration penalties.

Waiver No.      Location
2870                2319 Roosevelt Avenue
2874                1330 University Avenue
2878                1203 Haskell Street
1888                1332 Carrison Street
2889                2529 Dana Street
2891                1426 7th Street

M/S/C (Alberti/Hogarth) TO AFFIRM HEARING EXAMINERS RECOMMENDATION. Roll call vote: Yes: Janowitz, Anderson, Spector, Siegel, Hogarth, Alberti, Chong; No: None; Abstain: Maldonado; Absent: Harris. Passed: 7-0-1-1.

Item 8. Announcements

a. Announcements of upcoming Committee Meetings:

(1) Budget and Personnel - No meeting set.

(2) Community Education and Outreach - Wednesday, November 6, at 6 p.m., 2001 Center Street, 2nd Floor, Law Library.

(3) Eviction - No meeting set.

(4) IRA/AGA - Thursday, October 10 at 6:00 p.m., 2001 Center Street, 2nd Floor, Law Library.

(5) Student Outreach and Internship - TBA.

(6) 3x3 City Council/RSB Housing Committee - No meeting set.

Item 6. Appeal T-4212, 4213 to 4217; 1626/1654 Dwight Way. M/S/C (Alberti/Harris) TO AFFIRM DECISION OF HEARING EXAMINER ON ISSUE OF RENT REDUCTION FOR LOSS OF USE OF SWIMMING POOL AND REMAND TO HEARING EXAMINER TO DETERMINE A RENT REDUCTION AMOUNT FOR LOSS OF USE OF SUN DECK. Roll call vote. Yes: Maldonado, Janowitz, Anderson, Spector, Harris, Siegel, Hogarth, Alberti, Chong; No: None; Abstain: None; Absent: None. Passed: 9-0-0-0.

Item 9. Adjournment 8:58 p.m.

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