Berkeley To Develop Emergency Homeless Shelter On City LandThe Berkeley City Council voted Tuesday night to direct City Manager Dee Williams-Ridley to develop an emergency shelter somewhere in the city to try to ease the city’s homeless crisis.
Oakmont Neighbors Worried Over Impact Of Homeless Relocation Plan On CommunityAt Sonoma County's Los Guilicos campus, construction on the emergency outdoor shelter is well underway. It is a plan that has a lot of neighbors very upset.
Newsom Cheers Kaiser $25M Pledge To California Housing FundCalling California's homeless crisis a public health issue, hospital giant Kaiser Permanente on Friday pledged $25 million to a new state fund aimed at getting people off the streets.
Homeless Advocates Hail Police Commission Decision To Scale Back SweepsAdvocates for the homeless say a decision approved by the San Francisco Police Commission on Wednesday to scale back the number of police officers who respond to calls about homeless people will help advance the goals of a new campaign they launched this week.
Fewer San Francisco Police May Respond To Homeless Calls As Resolution PassesFewer San Francisco police may be responding to calls about the homeless following the passing of a resolution Wednesday evening by the city's police commission.
San Francisco On Track To Provide 1K New Shelter Beds By Year's End, Mayor SaysA new SAFE Navigation Center in San Francisco's Upper Market Area announced Wednesday will help Mayor London Breed accomplish her goal of opening 1,000 new shelter beds by the end of 2020.
After Release On Bail, Moms 4 Housing Activists Return To Oakland HomeAfter their Tuesday afternoon release from jail, the two homeless mothers arrested during the early Tuesday morning eviction of the group Moms 4 Housing said they would return to the West Oakland home for what they called a "celebration."
Homeless Crisis: Sonoma Supes To Buy Properties To House Some Joe Rodota Trail CampersThe Sonoma County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday morning unanimously approved buying two multi-unit residences that will provide temporary, shared rental housing.
Newsom Promotes $1 Billion Housing Plan On Statewide TourGov. Gavin Newsom began a week-long statewide tour Monday promoting his $1 billion effort to address one of California's most pressing and politically fraught problems — its growing homeless crisis.
Sonoma County Plan Would Evict Renters To Buy Housing For HomelessA controversial plan to solve the homeless crisis has people fired up in Sonoma County where officials plan to spend millions of dollars to buy three properties to house the homeless.
Munitions, Mustard Gas Buried Under Proposed Santa Rosa Homeless Relocation SiteSonoma County has been looking for a safer place to relocate the homeless people living on the Joe Rodota Trail.
Newsom Targets Homeless Crisis In Budget, Executive OrderCalifornia's governor said Wednesday that he is seeking $750 million in part to help pay rent for people facing homelessness in the most populous state's latest attempt to fight what he called a national crisis.
Infrared Video Shows Rats At Santa Rosa Homeless EncampmentThe controversy over a large homeless encampment in Santa Rosa was ignited when people began posting videos of it online. Now a new video has surfaced with images that are disturbing to the people who live in the camp as well.
Gavin Newsom's 1st Year As Governor A 'Baptism By Fire'During his inaugural address last January, California Gov. Gavin Newsom made only a passing reference to wildfires and never mentioned PG&E. Both soon became inescapable topics.
President Trump Tweets Video To Bash SF's Homeless Crisis, CA LawmakersPresident Trump criticized San Francisco's homeless and crime problems, yet again on, Twitter. This time he escalated matters with a video.