Homeless Tent City Takes Over Once-Vibrant Park In Oakland's ChinatownMadison Square Park is located in Oakland Chinatown, between Madison and Jackson Streets. It was a popular hangout spot for Chinese seniors but they stopped going there after the homeless set up tents in the middle of the park.
New Law Limits Authorities' Options in Santa Cruz Homeless Camp CleanupA homeless encampment off of Highway 1 as it enters Santa Cruz has exploded in size in the past few weeks and law enforcement can't legally kick squatters off the property, a Santa Cruz city spokesperson confirmed Thursday.
Berkeley Evaluates How To Respond To Homeless Tent CityBerkeley officials are evaluating how to respond to a small tent city on Adeline Street near a Berkeley Bowl grocery store.
San Francisco's Proposed Tent City Law Heads To November BallotVoters will decide the fate of an initiative by San Francisco Supervisor Mark Farrell to allow authorities to remove a homeless encampment.
SF Supervisor Fears Booming Tent Cities Could Become New Homeless 'Policy'A new homeless shelter opening on San Francisco's waterfront may be too little, too late to keep a booming tent city in lower Potrero Hill from becoming a permanent blight.
San Jose To Clear Tent City Near Mineta San Jose International AirportSan Jose plans to remove a huge homeless encampment has mushroomed in a grassy field near downtown San Jose right under the airport flight path, city officials said Wednesday.
Oakland Police Clear 'Occupy' Tent CityAbout 100 protesters cleared their tents and belongings from a vacant lot and park in Oakland's uptown neighborhood Sunday morning under police order.
Oakland Business Groups, Fed Up With Occupy, Appeal To QuanTwo Oakland community benefit districts are telling Mayor Jean Quan that it's time to clean out the tent city at Frank Ogawa Plaza.
SFPD Says Shoplifting, Fights On The Rise Around Occupy EncampmentSan Francisco police have been responding to a growing number of problems in and around the protest site, and neighboring businesses have reported a spike in shoplifting
Quan Warns Occupy Oakland Protesters To Keep The PeaceOakland Mayor Jean Quan is warning Occupy Oakland protesters at the city hall encampment to find a way to keep the peace and follow the rules, or else the camp will need to be dismantled again.