The Steering Committee of Berkeley Citizens Action urges City council to fully support the proposed social housing framework, particularly supporting the constructing or renovation of permanently affordable units for the lower-income residents of Berkeley. We are anxious to see more traditional …

Housing for a Diverse, Equitable and Creative Berkeley: Proposing a Framework for Berkeley’s Affordable Housing Read more »

The BCA Steering Committee is writing you to support plans to develop affordable housing on Berkeley’s BART stations and minimize the carbon footprint of these dwellings.  The for-profit housing market has built and continues to build abundant market-rate housing in …

Housing at North Berkeley & Ashby BART stations should be 100% green and affordable Read more »

CANDIDATESState Assembly, 15th District: Jovanka Beckles Berkeley City Councilmember, District 1: Igor Tregub. BCA Steering Committee says vote for Igor #1, Margo Schueler #2 & Mary Behm Steinberg #3. Berkeley City Council District 4: Kate Harrison. BCA Steering says vote …

BCA Election Newsletter – October 2018: BCA Recommendations for the November Ballot Read more »

Talking Points for speaking out or an email Subject: Affordable Housing, May 17 meeting Email: council@cityofberkeley.info Dear Mayor Bates and Members of the Berkeley City Council,      The City of Berkeley is facing a housing affordability crisis. To address this …

Come to tonight’s Berkeley Council meeting on Housing, Tonight Tuesday May 17 Read more »

Development attendees like 6 stories Infill, Affordable housing that blends with neighborhoods architecturally In lieu versus inclusionary: some say no in-lieu of units in new developments, one asks for atleast 30% low and middle income units in new development; one …

Great Ideas on Improving Berkeley Housing Situation from Participants at the Teach-In Read more »