Oakland artists meet with city officials to discuss evictions

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The Ghost Ship warehouse fire put a spotlight on issues of building safety, code violations and has prompted fears of eviction among Oakland artists. Some met with city officials Friday to voice their concerns. (KGO-TV)

The Ghost Ship fire put a spotlight on issues of building safety, code violations and has prompted fears of eviction among the people who live in similar buildings across the city.

RELATED: Oakland artists fear eviction after Ghost Ship fire

Dozens of them gathered Friday for a community meeting with city officials and tenants' rights organizations.

Oakland artists were fed up and afraid after the Ghost Ship fire, concerned about possible widespread evictions.

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