Memos and Policy

POLICY MEMOS

The following are memorandums by the Office of Councilmember Raul Peralez and ordered by descending date. Memo names are links and description is notated as: “Date Published; Authors; (Public Body & Meeting Date)”.


POLICY PRIORITIES

HOUSING & HOMELESSNESS
❖ Reduce homelessness and its impacts in San Jose & District 3
❖ Increase equitable housing affordability throughout San Jose and Region
❖ Protect and Strengthen Tenant Rights

COVID-19 RECOVERY
❖ Economic Recovery
❖ Health Recovery
❖ Make public transportation more accessible and seamless regionally

PUBLIC SAFETY
❖ Maintain public safety resources proportionate to our city population
❖ Create a safe haven for all communities, including BIPOC and immigrant communities
❖ Put forward common sense policy to reduce gun violence in the community
❖ Reduce traffic KSIs and increase public confidence in San Jose’s streets
❖ Increase mental health awareness and services to all San Jose residents and County Behavioral Health Services

OTHER CITY SERVICES
❖ Equitability within all City Services
❖ Maintain Worker Rights in San Jose
❖ Achieve charter changes that aligns with our values


ACCOMPLISHMENTS