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Meetings to Protect Oakland’s Gentrification!

Community Townhall in East Oakland

Big Saturday Coming Up – Be There!

A powerful coalition of organizations —  ranging from traditional housing advocates to major labor unions — have united to slow the wave of displacement in Oakland.

The group, Committee to Protect Oakland Renters has created a proposed “Protect Oakland Renters” policy to help prevent displacement, slow skyrocketing rents, and stabilize long time and vulnerable residents. Help us gather signatures — come to the training this Saturday. See you then! #RentersUpgrade #ProtectOaklandRenters

“I am involved in all of this.  I know that there CAN be change.” — Hermelinda, CPL member

Community Townhall in East Oakland

WHAT:      Community Town Hall hosted by East Oakland residents
WHEN:    10:30am-1pm, Saturday, April 2, 2016
WHERE:    81st Library, 1021 81st Ave, Oakland

Members of the Causa Justa’s Planning Leadership (CPL) program and the Oakland Sustainable Neighborhoods Initiative (OSNI) will host a town hall meeting on Saturday, April 2, to empower residents to engage and have a voice in the planning process of commercial and residential  development in East Oakland. The event is free to the public and free Spanish language interpretation services will be provided. “I am involved in all of this. I know that there can be change,”  says Hermelinda, a CPL member.

Protect Oakland Renters Signature Gathering Launch

WHAT:   Ballot Measure Signature Gathering Launch
WHEN:   Saturday, April 2, 2016 9:30 AM Sign-in & Breakfast
WHERE: Causa Justa, 3268 San Pablo Ave., Oakland

A powerful coalition of organizations —  ranging from traditional housing advocates to major labor unions — have united to slow the wave of displacement in Oakland. The group, Committee to Protect Oakland Renters has created a proposed “Protect Oakland Renters” policy to help prevent displacement, slow skyrocketing rents, and stabilize long time and vulnerable residents. Help us gather signatures — come to the training this Saturday. See you then! #RentersUpgrade #ProtectOaklandRenters

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