[latest news update]

City council at the March 5th meeting considered modifications to the urgency ordinance that includes the eviction moratorium for tenants affected by COVID-19. The short story is that city council agreed to leave the current moratorium unchanged, so there is no mandatory repayment plan required to apply for rent forbearance. Renters Alliance urges tenants to resist signing any repayment agreement unless it is in the best interest of the tenant. We will have an update soon on the city’s pared-down budget and how it may affect tenants. Stay tuned!

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Bosse-Gold PAC: Connecting the Dots

Election 2020 for Beverly Hills is shaping up to be a four-way contest between the three leading candidates — Lili Bosse, Julian Gold and Lori Greene Gordon — and the new independent political action committee ‘Beverly Hills United to Support Bosse and Gold.’ The PAC is better-resourced than any candidate and in the closing days of this election it is burning through its $110,000 with a singular purpose: To associate candidates Bosse & Gold in the minds of voters.

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