40 Years of Rent Control: Panel and Reception

Jun 13


3:00 pm

Join the Eviction Defense Collaborative (EDC) as we mark the 40th anniversary of the passage of rent control in San Francisco! We'll be marking the occasion with a panel of original drafters of San Francisco's Rent Ordinance; local electeds; and current city and state housing rights leaders. Discussion will look at the history and impact of rent control on San Francisco and the region, with a look ahead to new solutions for the Bay Area and all of California.


3PM Doors Open (Located at Twitter, 1355 Market Street, #900)

3:30-5PM Panel

  • Keynote: Cleve Jones, Author When We Rise: My Life in the Movement
  • Panel: Polly Marshall, Original Rent Ordinance Drafter; Lupe Arreola, Executive Director, Tenants Together; Deepa Varma, Executive Director, San Francisco Tenants Union

5-8PM Reception and Happy Hour (Located on the 1st Floor of the Twitter Building, Across from the Market)

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