ROSEVILLE (CBS13) — Officials in Placer County are considering using $23.5 million from Project Homekey to turn a hotel into housing for people experiencing homelessness.
That money will be used to purchase a Hampton Inn & Suites site, officials say, and turn it into 82 residential units.READ MORE: California Passes Water Ban For Commercial Properties Amid Ongoing Drought
The site will be managed by a local nonprofit organization – and clients will be expected to pay a percentage of their income as rent.READ MORE: WATCH: President Biden Addressing Nation Following Texas School Shooting
There will be also be personalized case management and health services.MORE NEWS: California Gov. Newsom Criticizes GOP After Texas School Shooting: 'Who The Hell Are We If We Cannot Keep Our Kids Safe'
Placer County’s Board of Supervisors is expected to discuss the funds in a meeting next Tuesday.