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February 26, 2018

Every day the view from my office window changes. I am watching a 90-unit apartment building be constructed a few hundred feet away, and each new story raises my spirits.  In the aftermath of the fires, which destroyed six to seven per cent of Sonoma’s housing, we shou...

January 20, 2018

Mandatory Mediation: What it is and What it isn’t On December 12, 2017, the Marin County Board of Supervisors adopted the Rental Housing Dispute Resolution program, aka "mandatory mediation." What is the Rental Housing Dispute Resolution program, and what isn...

January 11, 2018

I joined the HCAG team from the California Alliance for Retired Americans, North Bay chapter. CARA has a long history of working with unions and seniors on housing issues, and I've helped to found the North Bay chapter to do that on a local basis.  I also have a long h...

January 10, 2018

Anyone who cares about the future of Marin County and wants that future to be bright, needs to advocate for more housing.  The lack of housing is a crisis and I am involved in HCAG because I want that crisis to end.  I know that there are ways to build support for crea...

January 9, 2018

People of common sense and good will absolutely can and should come together to advocate for housing solutions and find wise compromises among Marin’s often conflicting priorities.

January 8, 2018

HCAG provides an opportunity for me to use my experience and professional skills to give back to the community.