Rent Board Notice Regarding COVID-19
The Rent Board continues to monitor the ongoing situation regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus Pandemic). Pursuant to the Declaration of Local Health Emergency Regarding Novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and the Order of the Health Office No. C19-05b (revised) of March 13, 2020, aggressive recommendations have been issued to slow or reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus. With the health and safety of the community in mind, the Rent Board will be implementing the following changes to its ordinary procedures:
- Immediate closure of the Rent Board’s front counter service.
- Administrative postponement of some hearings and mediations.
- Cancellation of board meetings.
Phone counseling will continue to be available at (415) 252-4631 during regular hours: Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where a Hearing/Mediation Has Been Scheduled
All hearings and mediations scheduled through April 17th, 2020 have been postponed until further notice. Parties will receive notice of the rescheduled hearing or mediation date in the mail.
The March 17, 2020 regular commission meeting, (together with the scheduled public hearing) and the April 14th, 2020 regular commission meeting have been cancelled.
Please check the website periodically for updates. We thank you for your cooperation and understanding.