Hangtown Haven

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Placerville’s Homeless Running Out Of Places Where They Can Stay Warm

They were forced out of their homeless camp when it shut down. Now former residents of Placerville’s Hangtown Haven are looking for places to stay warm.

12/02/2013

Hangtown

Placerville Officials Say Hangtown Haven Was Too Successful For Its Own Good

The lights are out at Hangtown Haven, and now the people who slept there every night will have to find a new place to stay.

11/15/2013

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Placerville Homeless Camp Closing After 16 Months

A self-governing tent city of homeless residents in Placerville is closing after just 16 months following complaints the camp increased litter and property crime.

11/15/2013

Hangtown Haven

Homeless Haven Plans Move To El Dorado County

The shelter plans to move to Highway 50 and Missouri Road with a new look. Instead of tents, there will be actual shelters.

06/19/2013

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$78K Donated To Build Controversial Placerville Homeless Camp

It’s just a dirt road now, but soon it will be lined with tents and become the home for about 60 homeless people.

07/18/2012