Trump Administration Puts Dozens Of Homeless Housing Projects On Hold In California As Winter ApproachesAs winter approaches and the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, the need to house the homeless is more urgent than ever.
Sacramento Levee Maintenance Work To Start This WeekCity crews will be working on shoring up levees and critical waterways ahead of the rainy season.
Sacramento Unveils $62.3M Homeless And Affordable Housing PlanSacramento leaders unveiled a new roadmap for the city's homeless crisis.
Homelessness In Stanislaus County Increased By Almost 10 Percent In 2019Stanislaus County officials report that in 2019 homelessness in the county increased by 9.6 percent or 184 people.
Mayor Steinberg Proposes Buying 500 Tiny Homes For HomelessThe mayor of Sacramento is proposing the city spends up to $5 million to buy 500 tiny homes for the homeless.
Nonprofit Starting Tent Community For Homeless People In SacramentoA nonprofit that’s spent the last decade working to address the homeless crisis is finally moving forward with a pilot project.
Mobile Clinic Brings Free Coronavirus Testing To Sacramento Homeless SheltersA local health clinic is traveling throughout Sacramento to provide free coronavirus testing for Sacramento County's homeless population.
2 Homeless People In Sacramento County Test Positive For CoronavirusHealth officials say two homeless people in Sacramento County have tested positive for coronavirus.
Coronavirus And Homeless: Sacramento City Council Approves $15M Homeless Response PlanIn an effort to protect the homeless population and slow the spread of the coronavirus, the Sacramento City Council approved a $15 million homeless response plan Tuesday.
Homeless Advocates Say Governor's Plan To Protect Homeless Is Form of Protection NeededWorking with FEMA, the state has secured roughly 7,000 hotel rooms that will be used as housing during this crisis for the homeless. The goal is to get 15,000.
Coronavirus Response: 'We're Moving Way Too Slowly,' California Homeless Advocate SaysSince the beginning of an international pandemic, experts have known one population is particularly vulnerable to contracting and spreading the coronavirus: the homeless.
Homeless & Coronavirus: Unreliable Access To Hand-Washing Stations Increases Risk In SacramentoThe Sacramento Homeless Union says there are approximately 11,000 unsheltered individuals across Sacramento who are having a difficult time following the CDC guidelines.
Protecting Homeless From Coronavirus: Gov. Newsom Authorizes $150M For Emergency HousingIn an effort to help protect the homeless population in California from the coronavirus, Governor Gavin Newsom signed an executive order for Wednesday and authorized $150 million to help house the homeless.
State Working To House Homeless During Coronavirus OutbreakAuthorities want people to stay in their homes to slow the spread of the coronavirus, but what will the homeless do?
'The California Dream Is For All': Gov. Newsom Focuses State Of The State Address On Homeless CrisisCalifornia should lower the legal bar for providing forced treatment to the mentally ill and building more homeless shelters, Gov. Gavin Newsom said Wednesday in his second State of the State address.