GRASS VALLEY (CBS13) — Gov. Gavin Newsom will embark on a weeklong homelessness tour beginning in Grass Valley on Monday following the release of his 2020-21 state budget proposal, which included over $1 billion to tackle homelessness.
Throughout the week, Newsom will travel across the state to meet with homeless individuals and providers who work to house and assist those individuals.READ MORE: San Andreas Hostage Situation: Deputy And Hostage Shot, Suspect Killed
In the budget proposal released on Friday, Newsom announced over $1 billion in homeless response funding, including $750 million for a new Access to Housing and Services Fund.READ MORE: Police: Woodland Bank Break-In Suspect Tried To Get Into Vault
Newsom, along with Assemblymember Megan Dahle and other local service providers, will be at the Spirit Peer Empowerment Center in Grass Calley located at 276 Gates Place at 10 a.m. on Monday.MORE NEWS: DA's Office To Review Past Cases Related To Sacramento Police Officer Alexa Palubicki After Arrest For Alleged False Reports