Vacancy decontrol

Council changes wording on vacancy decontrol ballot item

OCEANSIDE — To avoid a possible citizen lawsuit City Council revised ballot wording on the vacancy decontrol ordinance at a special meeting Feb. 28. The June ballot item will now read in part, “Allowing space rents to increase following sales or conveyance of a manufactured home.”

Voters, city spar over wording on ballot

OCEANSIDE — Oceanside voters, represented by The Sutton Law Firm, sent a letter to City Council requesting ballot wording on the vacancy decontrol ordinance be changed. Currently the question voters will see on the ballot says rents on mobile home park spaces can be raised “to market value,” while the text of the ordinance, which […]

Council OK’d $93,000 special election for vacancy decontrol on mobile home park spaces

OCEANSIDE — Voters will get the final say on the vacancy decontrol ordinance that nixed long-standing rent control for mobile home park spaces June 5. The special election on the ordinance will cost the city approximately $93,000.