U.S. Veteran Who Created San Francisco's Veterans Alley Fights CensorshipA mural depicting a police killing transformed a welcome mural project in San Francisco into a back alley fight against censorship.
Vending Machines For The Homeless Coming To U.S. In 2018The unique invention is believed to be the first vending machine tailored specifically to the needs of the homeless.
Sheriff's Deputy Helps Out Homeless Panhandler Instead Of Issuing A CitationA sheriff's deputy was about to cite a homeless man for panhandling in Hayward, but decided to help him out instead.
Oakland City Workers Clear Huge Homeless EncampmentWith clean-up crews back on the job following a week-long strike by city workers, Oakland on Wednesday was cleaning out one of the city's biggest homeless encampments.
San Francisco Strikes Deal To Buy Troubled Haight-Ashbury McDonald's San Francisco has finalized a deal to buy the notorious McDonald's at the end of Haight Street with the plan of eventually building affordable housing on the land.
San Jose Pushes Forward With Plan To Build Tiny Homes For The HomelessDespite objections from some San Jose residents, the city is pushing ahead with plans to build tiny homes for the homeless population.
Volunteer Sets Up Clean, 24/7 Bathroom Facilities For San Francisco HomelessA volunteer in San Francisco is helping homeless people get back on their feet and get back their dignity by providing clean them toilet facilities.
West Coast Housing Crisis Drives Up U.S. Homeless PopulationThe nation's homeless population increased this year for the first time since 2010, driven by a surge in the number of people living on the streets in West Coast cities.
San Jose Considers Building Tiny Cabins To House The HomelessSan Jose city officials unveiled conceptual renderings for small cabins that could serve to house the homeless population.
New Oakland Homeless Shelter Using Storage Sheds Set To OpenA dozen people will get a fresh start in a new home Monday as the city of Oakland welcomes the first group of homeless people to live in a vacant lot set up with storage sheds.
Oakland Putting Up Storage Sheds As Temporary Solution For Homeless CrisisOakland city leaders have come up with a constructive, temporary fix for the homeless crisis in that city. They are putting up experimental shelters in the form of storage sheds.
Homeless Situation In San Francisco Union Square Goes From Bad To Worse The holiday vibe in San Francisco’s Union Square is competing with a problem that's gone from bad to worse, the growing reality of the city’s homeless problem.