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Mercury News Op-ed: Opinion: Measure V will build housing for San Jose families

October 15, 2018
The story of San Jose has been one of hard-working families, making their way into the middle class and creating a better life for their children. It is the story of my family and probably yours……Read more

SVBC: Bikes and Housing: Measure V

October 3, 2018
The Jungle” was known as one of the nation’s largest homeless encampments. But in 2014, this 68-acres along Coyote Creek near Happy Hollow Park was shut down after complaints from the Regional Water Quality Board as well as neighbors. Problem solved. Homeless people gone. Right? Wrong….Read more

[email protected]: San Jose voters should pass affordable housing measure

September 17, 2018
A YES vote on Measure V would allocate $450 million to expand access to truly affordable housing for working families, teachers, students and veterans, while transitioning homeless residents from the streets and underpasses into homes. These funds will fill the gap the City faces in….Read more

Save the Bay: Yes on Measure V for San Jose Affordable Housing

October 10, 2018
As San Jose grows and becomes more expensive, too many hardworking families are being forced out of the city they love. San Jose needs housing to reduce the hours and hours of time workers spend commuting…..Read more

Mercury News: San Jose voters should pass affordable housing measure

September 20, 2018
This Editorial Originally Appeared in the San Jose Mercury News. SAN JOSE VOTERS SHOULD PASS AFFORDABLE HOUSING MEASURECity cannot thrive if average workers need to spend more than half their income on mortgage or rent…Read more