The Talon

Mobile Homes

March 4, 2020

Legislative Changes

March 4, 2020

The path to new legislation may not be simple, however, as evidenced by efforts to pass the CSFRA in 2016. Daniel DeBolt, an ex-journalist who covered the Mountain View City Council and an avid activist for Measure V, testifi...

Short-Term Rentals

March 4, 2020

Short-term rentals, or STRs, allow people to rent out portions of their property for short periods of time (30 days in the City of Mountain View). In most cases, this means renting out individual rooms, such as the kitchen or living room, to different in...

The Problem

March 4, 2020

California is the wealthiest state in the United States, with a GDP larger than those of many nations. Yet at the same time, it has the highest level of homelessness, at almost 130,000 people, or a quarter of the nation’s homelessness. Santa Clar...

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