2020 Episodes

Interview with Scott Ostlund

Interview with Scott Ostlund

SacTown Talks has Scott Ostlund, Senior Vice President of Lee & Associates on the pod. Scott talks about the burden being put on commercial real estate by COVID-19, how commercial property works in CA, the split-roll initiative, and who is really harmed by raising...

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Interview with Tasha Certa

Interview with Tasha Certa

SacTown Talks welcome the mayor of Gardena, CA, Tasha Cerda. Mayor Cerda talks about how she started in public service, the effect of COVID-19 on Gardena. She discusses how city government functions during the crisis, the coming revenue shortfalls do to COIVID-19, how...

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Interview with Sid Lakireddy

Interview with Sid Lakireddy

SacTown Talks introduces the new host, Jarhett Blonien. Jarehett interviews Sid Lakireddy, the president of California Rental Housing Association. They discuss what CalRHA does, what the organizations response to COVID-19, their renters assistance proposal, possible...

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Interview with Jarhett Blonien

Interview with Jarhett Blonien

Guest host Russell Lowery interviews lobbyist Jarhett Blonien. Jarhett discusses how he got into lobbying, the CA cardroom's response to Coronavirus, tribal gaming, the looming budget crisis and the opportunity to fill gaps with sports betting, when the legislature is...

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