After the California Apartment Association qualified a referendum on Santa Rosa’s rent control ordinance, the City Council on Tuesday decided to put the issue before voters in a June 6 special election.

The council had two other options: to repeal the law or place it before voters in November 2018.

Although the rent control ordinance was passed by the council in August, a signature-gathering effort spearheaded by CAA prevented it …

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