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COUNTY AND CITY ANNOUNCE ACTION PLAN FOR HOMELESSNESS
Working collaboratively, City and County staff have developed a proposal to increase immediate and year-round shelter capacity, including for vulnerable populations such as single women and families; to explore secure areas for safe overnight parking for RV's and/or cars; to increase existing services such as showers, health care, storage, and warming facilities; and to mitigate unsanctioned outdoor encampments posing a risk to public health and safety.
You can read the full press release here.