Editorial

‘Loophole’ a Clear Policy Decision

Jul 21,2016

 

This is in response to Monty Heyings’s commentary (”Vote Cements Loophole for Alameda Landlords,” July 14) concerning the fixed-term lease “loophole” in the city’s Rent Stabilization Ordinance. I am neither a residential landlord nor a tenant.

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Vote Cements Loophole for Alameda Landlords

Jul 14,2016

 

Proof of their bias against renters lies in the fact that the mayor and City Council know about the Fixed-term Lease (FTL) loophole in the rent ordinance they passed in February and have not corrected this “oversight.”

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Why the Warriors Lost this Year

Jul 14,2016

 

The Los Angeles Clippers recently signed former Warriors player Marreese Speights to a one-year veteran’s minimum. Los Angeles Times writer Ben Bolch is justly overjoyed about the deal.

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Hotel Is Ill Advised, Poorly Conceived

Jul 07,2016

 

Let me start by saying I am not a NIMBY. I have supported many development activities in Alameda, including VF Outdoor’s relocation to Alameda and the movie theater expansion and garage addition. 

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