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Letters to the editor: Rent control, President Trump

The July 5 edition of letters to the editor includes letters on the new rent control subcommittee and President Trump. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jul 14, 2019 at 11:19 am | 1 comment | 2178 Views

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State leaders hail decision to drop census citizenship question

President Donald Trump's administration on Tuesday dropped its plan to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census,...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2019
Last comment by @psr, on Jul 5, 2019 at 10:43 am | 7 comments | 1533 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Keep looking Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2019/06/21/letters-to-the-editor posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2019
Last comment by @Valentin Abramzon, on Jun 24, 2019 at 10:37 am | 3 comments | 726 Views

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Public Works spent $3 million on North Bayshore studies

City officials have spent more than $3 million on a variety of transportation consultants as part of Mountain View's quest...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 18, 2019 at 6:58 pm | 7 comments | 2217 Views

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Council backs plan to retrofit apartments at risk of quake collapse

The Mountain View City Council agreed Tuesday night on a plan to retrofit hundreds of aging apartment buildings considered...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2019
Last comment by @Steve Nelson, on Jun 14, 2019 at 10:09 am | 6 comments | 4674 Views

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Council members respond to the Voice's editorial on housing

It is disappointing that the <I>Voice</I></B> chose to write an incomplete editorial, sensationally titled "A crisis of character"...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 10, 2019 at 11:18 am | 10 comments | 1549 Views

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Council votes to ban storefront pot shops in Mountain View, allowing only delivery services

The Mountain View City Council agreed to ban storefront cannabis businesses from opening anywhere in the city, instead allowing...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by OldGuy, on Jun 4, 2019 at 12:37 am | 44 comments | 6904 Views

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Mountain View City Council appoints own finance director as auditor

To find someone to audit the bookkeeping at City Hall, Mountain View City Council members didn't have to look far. Last week,...

Original post made on May. 28, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 31, 2019 at 3:53 pm | 8 comments | 2619 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>RV ban won't accomplish anything Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2019/05/24/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by Gary, on May 24, 2019 at 5:40 pm | 1 comment | 658 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Marijuana sales Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2019/05/17/letters-to-the-editor posted...

Original post made on May. 17, 2019
Last comment by Gary, on May 17, 2019 at 1:14 am | 1 comment | 662 Views

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Contentious state housing bill punted to 2020

Senate Bill 50, a contentious bill that aimed to encourage more housing near transit, suffered a setback Thursday when the...

Original post made on May. 17, 2019
Last comment by , on May 17, 2019 at 12:46 am | 1 comment | 2158 Views

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Council aims to bring rent control to mobile home parks

Residents of Mountain View's six mobile home parks scored a long-awaited victory at Tuesday's City Council meeting when a...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 1, 2019 at 4:47 pm | 12 comments | 3170 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Let them build elsewhere Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2019/04/26/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2019
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 26, 2019 at 5:53 am | 1 comment | 1099 Views

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Bills to encourage housing density near transit advance in Senate

Two state bills that would allow more housing density in transit corridors cleared their first legislative hurdles this week,...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Apr 8, 2019 at 7:13 pm | 4 comments | 2635 Views

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Tenants Coalition pledges to fight RV ban

The group formerly known as the Mountain View Tenants Coalition announced Friday that it will work to overturn a forthcoming...

Original post made on Mar. 25, 2019
Last comment by Otto_Maddox, on Mar 29, 2019 at 2:45 pm | 11 comments | 3743 Views

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Mayor's misfire email suggests she wants to thwart housing plans

A message sent out accidentally by Mayor Lisa Matichak is being seized on as proof she is trying to undermine housing development...

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Mar 26, 2019 at 1:02 pm | 134 comments | 13719 Views

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In tackling the housing crisis, cities are stronger together

The Bay Area's housing crisis is a regional problem. Cities can't solve it alone, and now they don't have to. We have the...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2019
Last comment by An Interested Observer , on Mar 11, 2019 at 4:25 pm | 11 comments | 2067 Views

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Law and order

I am proud to call Mountain View home and honored to have served both as a mayor and council member to a community I care...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2019
Last comment by Fewer in opposition that it seems, on Mar 6, 2019 at 2:23 pm | 53 comments | 5257 Views

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MV City Council Poised to Set Bad Precedent and Ignore Our Vote

We are Mountain View residents, businesses and neighbors who have voted overwhelmingly THREE times (1996, 2016 and 2018)...

Original post made by Sam Parker on Feb. 28, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Mar 2, 2019 at 3:44 pm | 3 comments | 887 Views

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Supervisor foresees a healthy 2019 for county

Supervisor Joe Simitian vowed during his State of the County address Tuesday that health care will be a top priority in 2019,...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2019
Last comment by Powerless, on Feb 28, 2019 at 3:28 am | 1 comment | 2396 Views
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