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Pasadena Tenant Organizers Trying to Get Rent Control Measure on 2020 Ballot

Pasadena City Hall, Jan. 23, 2010.
Pasadena City Hall, Jan. 23, 2010.
File photo by Ross Berteig/Flickr Creative Commons

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Tenant organizers are trying, once more, to get rent control on the ballot in Pasadena. 

Organizers in Pasadena tried and failed to collect enough signatures to place a rent control measure on the ballot last year. They’re betting local voters who've seen large rent increases will favor it in November 2020.