Rent Stabilization Board
Rent Stabilization Board

RENT STABILIZATION BOARD
EVICTION / SECTION 8 / FORECLOSURE COMMITTEE MEETING

Friday, October 11, 2013

1:00 PM

2001 Center Street, Law Library, 2nd Floor

AGENDA 

1:00 p.m. 1.  Roll call

1:05         2.  Approval of the Agenda

1:10         3.  Approval of Minutes of the September 6, 2013 meeting

1:15         4.  Introductions

1:15         5.  Public Comment

1:20         6.  Discussion and possible action regarding changes to Regulation 1269 to make clear that landlords are unable to unilaterally remove housing space/services and petition the Board for a change in rent (See attached staff report with proposed Regulation changes)

1:35         7.  Discussion and possible action regarding Distressed Properties/Foreclosure Report (See attached staff report)

1:45         8.  Discussion and possible action regarding potential changes to the relocation payments in the Ellis Implementation Ordinance (B.M.C. Chapter 13.77) and Rent Ordinance (B.M.C. Chapter 13.76.130A9.)

1:50         9.  Discussion and possible action regarding additional protections for families with children from no-fault evictions (owner move-in and Ellis) during the school year – staff memo delivered at June 7 committee meeting

1:55         10.  Discussion and possible action regarding the subject of eminent domain of foreclosed homes in Berkeley (see attachment)

2:05         11.   Discussion and possible action regarding the September 2013 Measure Y report (implementation of B.M.C. 13.76.130A. and Regulation 1016 – Chair Harr to deliver memo at the committee meeting)

2:25         12.  Discussion of possible items for future agendas

2:30         13.  Confirm next meeting date (please bring calendars to the meeting)

2:30         14.  Adjournment

STAFF CONTACT:  
Matt Brown, Staff Attorney        (510) 981-4930
Steve Barton, Deputy Director   (510) 981-4926

COMMITTEE: 
Katherine Harr (Chair) 
Judy Hunt
Judy Shelton
Alejandro Soto-Vigil 

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.

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