Editorial: Tom Means should resign from Rental Housing Committee | November 3, 2017 | Mountain View Voice | Mountain View Online |

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Opinion - November 3, 2017

Editorial: Tom Means should resign from Rental Housing Committee

One year ago this month, Mountain View voters approved Measure V, a rent-stabilization law meant to put the brakes on the out-of-control escalation of rental housing costs that was driving far too many of our neighbors from the community. The ordinance called for the appointment of a five-member Rental Housing Committee (RHC) that would implement the rent-stabilization program; the committee is charged with crafting policies vital to carrying out the renter-protection intent of Measure V while ensuring that landlords could receive a fair return on their investments. Once appointed, the members cannot be arbitrarily removed before their terms expire.

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Posted by The Business Man
a resident of Another Mountain View Neighborhood
on Nov 3, 2017 at 11:50 pm

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Simply put, I agree

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