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Evicted after Ghost Ship fire, Oakland artist collective gets new warehouse, second chance – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsBut then the owners received a threatening notice of violation, ordering them to “discontinue residential occupancy,” despite an executive order from Mayor Libby Schaaf directing staff to do the opposite. The residents finally moved out on July 9 … …read more Source:: Libby Schaaf Oakland News By Google News from WordPress via […]

State Legislature Considers Challenges to Artist Housing in Wake of Ghost Ship Fire – KQED

KQEDCalifornia lawmakers heard testimony from artists, non-profits and developers on Wednesday, in an effort to find out what the state can do to address a shortage of artist housing in the wake of Oakland’s Ghost Ship fire. The legislature’s Joint … …read more Source:: Oakland Mayor Race News By Google News from WordPress via […]

Oakland police order crack down on warehouse parties after the Ghost Ship fire – Dancing Astronaut

Oakland police order crack down on warehouse parties after the Ghost Ship fireDancing AstronautIn the three months since December’s tragic Ghost Ship warehouse fire in Oakland, California, local police have issued a directive ordering officers to report any illegal parties to superiors and a special investigative unit. Assistant Oakland Police … and more …read more […]

Oakland Cracks Down On Illegal Warehouse Parties In Wake Of Ghost Ship Fire – CBS Local

CBS LocalOAKLAND (KPIX 5) — Starting immediately, if Oakland police officers come across any unlawful parties, they have to report them to their commanders and the special events unit. The new policy aims to prevent another Ghost Ship fire. “This directive …Oakland cops again asked to report illegal parties, eventsEast Bay TimesOakland City Council reviews […]

Oakland Dumped Ghost Ship Fire Debris Next To Bay Shoreline Park – CBS Local

CBS LocalOAKLAND (KPIX) — Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf discussed a plan for fighting illegal dumping in East Oakland but she defended the city when confronted about the dumping it did with debris from the Ghost Ship warehouse fire. Piles of debris were …Oakland City Council reviews post-Ghost Ship fire recommendations, community-written proposal receives little debateSFGate […]

Oakland officials, from the mayor on down, are responsible for the Ghost Ship fire – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesTo the editor: Cities are responsible for the safety of their residents. Enforcing rules on smoke detectors, sprinklers and enclosed stairwells are examples of that. Allowing people to live in unsafe conditions, ignoring the dangers of illegal … and more …read more From:: Oakland CA News By Google News from WordPress via […]

Survivors, Close Friends of Ghost Ship Fire Victims Deliver Letter to Oakland Mayor, Demand Urgent Moratorium on … – East Bay Express

East Bay ExpressA group of survivors and close friends of the Ghost Ship fire victims delivered what they are calling an “Open Letter to Mayor Libby Schaaf” this afternoon. More than 1,000 community members also signed the letter, which demands that that mayor enact …Burned Oakland warehouse received complaints for years; officials disagree on how […]