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‘Nothing is permanent’: One year after the Ghost Ship fire, a survivor struggles to find housing in Oakland – Los Angeles Times

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In the wake of the fire, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf promised to make buildings safer and said she would work to prevent artists and other low-income residents from being forced out of the city. In January, Schaaf issued an executive order telling code
A year after Ghost Ship, Oakland still has inspection troubles, illegal …San Francisco Chronicle
Oakland Struggles to Improve Building Safety while Preserving Arts Community in Wake of Ghost Ship FireNBC Bay Area
Oakland Remembers Victims of Ghost Ship Fire With Tribute One Year After Deadly
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California Today: Remembering the Victims of the Ghost Ship Fire – New York Times

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Four weeks ago, Cal Performances, the production organization for performing arts at Berkeley and Griffin’s employer at the time of the fire, dedicated two concerts to him, performed by a Russian orchestra, conductor and soloist. It was “a fitting
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City of Oakland Issues Update on Actions Taken Since Ghost Ship Fire – NBC Bay Area

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“One year ago we made a promise to make Oaklanders safer,” Mayor Libby Schaaf said in a press release. “We delivered on that promise. We approached the complex work with our shared Oakland values. Safety is the priority; preserving cultural community …
City issues report on steps taken since deadly Ghost Ship FireKTVU San Francisco

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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

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 […]

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 […]