Tenant relocation assistance ordinance


On Tuesday, March 12, 2019, the City Council adopted Ordinance No. 1053 adding a tenant relocation assistance requirement to the City's municipal code. The ordinance became effective on April 11, 2019. The March 12, 2019, staff report and draft ordinance(PDF, 1MB)  are available for review.

In addition, the City Council approved the establishment of a community housing fund to support lower income tenants to prevent homelessness. Menlo Park tenants experiencing financial hardships and potential displacement are encouraged to contact Samaritan House. Residents should also review the Housing Assistance Program for additional financial assistance opportunities and eligibility requirements.

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Samaritan House San Mateo
4031 Pacific Boulevard
San Mateo, CA 94403



Adam Patterson
Management Analyst II