Alameda County officials say they’ll house all Project Roomkey residents by the deadline. A new Biden order may give them more time.
Downtown Streets Team members pick up litter as a stepping stone towards housing and job search assistance.
Officials told people to stay inside to avoid Monday’s dangerous gusts, but many Oakland residents don’t have that option.
A plan to turn eight rent-controlled Oakland apartment buildings into moderate-income housing would rely on private investors, not public funding.
COVID-19 risks have prompted a year-long delay in the point-in-time homeless count, a “crucial data source.”
A Twitter sleuth discovered a private lot mislabeled as tax-exempt, raising questions about how often the county reviews property records.
After seeing myself in the eyes of an unhoused boy, I decided to start cleaning up areas in West Oakland where unhoused people live. The work snowballed from there.
Emergency shelters typically provide refuge from the rain and cold. This year, safety concerns have shuttered some of those critical services. Here’s a list of what’s still available.
Unhoused residents and their supporters want the East Bay Municipal Utility District to expand water access for camps.
Gov. Gavin Newsom announced new funds for Project Roomkey this week, but it’s unclear if the additional money will keep enough people sheltered while the state and county work on longer-term housing options.