Homeless Man Killed After Being Set On Fire In San Francisco's Mission District IdentifiedA homeless man killed after someone set his sleeping bag on fire last week in San Francisco's Mission District has been identified.
Housing Crisis: Santa Clara County Launches Plan To End Family Homelessness In 4 YearsSanta Clara County officials, in collaboration with nonprofit housing partners and the city of San Jose are looking to house 1,200 homeless families within the next year.
4 Santa Clara County Cities Submit Project Homekey Proposal For 800 Supportive Housing UnitsSanta Clara County and several of its cities and partner organizations announced Thursday that they are submitting more than a dozen proposals to the state for funding to build more than 800 housing units over the next nine months.
Oakland Hit With Lawsuit Over Failure To Clean Up Homeless Campseveral groups have filed a lawsuit against the City of Oakland for failing to enforce a policy requiring the city to clean up homeless encampments and move residents into housing.
Santa Clara County Supes Propose $25M For 10 Interim Housing Sites For UnshelteredSanta Clara County Supervisors may approve $25 million next week to build 10 new interim housing sites around the county.
San Jose Leaders Announce Plan To Cut Homelessness With Emergency Housing, JobsLooking to address homelessness in San Jose, city leaders announced a plan Wednesday to quickly build emergency housing and beef up a jobs program for the unhoused.
Larkspur Plan Would Convert Fmr. Skilled Nursing Facility Into Housing For Homeless AdultsA former skilled nursing facility in Larkspur is being eyed as a potential new Project Homekey site for housing people who are currently homeless.
On A Positive Note: Moment Of ReliefHealthcare workers get a moment of relief from all their pandemic stress and a group of formerly unhoused men save an elderly couple from a burning car.
Rohnert Park City Council To Hear Plans For Homeless HousingThe Rohnert Park City Council plans to take up the issue Tuesday to find permanent and short-term housing for homeless residents after clearing a homeless camp near tracks of the Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit (SMART) train.
San Jose Activists Build Unauthorized Shelters, Slam City's Response To Housing HomelessA renegade movement by local activists is underway in San Jose to simultaneously build emergency shelters, and call out the city leaders for “failures” in providing adequate housing for the homeless.
San Jose Opens First City-Sanctioned RV Site For Homeless People Amid Protests From NeighborsThe first city-sanctioned RV parking site for the homeless opened its doors in San Jose on Tuesday, amid protests by neighbors, who asked pointed questions about the approval process and accused Councilmember David Cohen of “lies”.
Crews Clear North San Jose Homeless Encampment on Apple PropertyCrews on Thursday started the final cleanup at a prominent South Bay homeless encampment located on property owned by tech giant Apple.
San Joaquin County Supes Approve Funding For Two Homeless SheltersThe San Joaquin County Board of Supervisors approved funding for two projects on Tuesday that will make more beds available and provide more services for homeless people.
Walnut Creek City Council Backs Special Permits For Micro HousesThe Walnut Creek City Council wants to proceed with at least one six-home development of micro-houses through a special permitting process instead of creating a new zoning designation, to give the concept a test drive.
Newsom Signs $12B In Funding To Support Housing For Homeless CaliforniansGov. Gavin Newsom signed a $12 billion funding package for housing and homelessness Monday, the largest such investment in sheltering and supporting homeless residents in the state's history.