CoCo County Plans to Turn Motel Into Permanent Homeless Support HubContra Costa County plans to turn a 174-room motel in Pittsburg into a permanent support hub for helping homeless residents transition into supportive housing.
Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Announces Deal With Motel 6 Chain To House HomelessGov. Newsom said the state's existing housing crisis and the outbreak of the coronavirus and need for social distancing has intensified the need to get an estimated 108,000 homeless people off the streets.
Coronavirus Update: Alameda County Moves Some Homeless To Hotel Rooms In OaklandAlameda County has housed some 70 homeless residents in local hotel rooms during the novel coronavirus pandemic with plans for hundreds more, a spokeswoman for the county said Thursday.
Coronavirus Update: California Launches 'Project Roomkey' Initiative To Place Homeless In Hotel RoomsCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom Friday announced an initiative that would place homeless people in available hotel and motel rooms around the state in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency.