The City of Berkeley conducted an abatement at 1340 Sixth Street in response to neighborhood complaints. The conditions were a violation of Berkeley Municipal Code (BMC) Section 11.32.070 (Conditions Creating Rodent Harborage). The costs of doing the abatement, including staff time, are to become a lien on the property. The property owner has objections to the amount of the lien.
For further information, please contact Manuel Ramirez, Environmental Health, at (510) 981-5261.