Homeless

Keith Menconi
November 13, 2019 - 3:33 pm
San Jose State University students in need of housing will now be able to stay in an Airbnb for free through a new pilot program.
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Oakland workers clean up homeless camp near Fruitvale Home Depot
Bob Butler / KCBS Radio
Bob Butler
October 22, 2019 - 2:30 pm
Oakland city workers are cleaning up debris and garbage that has been building up for years in a homeless camp in the city’s Fruitvale neighborhood.
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Homeless camp lines Joe Rodota Trail in Santa Rosa
KPIX-5
Jeffrey Schaub
October 22, 2019 - 11:38 am
Residents and visitors to Sonoma County are being warned to avoid a section of a popular trail because a large homeless encampment has set up alongside it.
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Boulders on Clinton Park in San Francisco
Leanne Waldal
Melissa Culross
September 30, 2019 - 2:26 pm
San Francisco city workers have removed boulders from a small residential street in the city’s Mission district that became the latest battleground over homelessness.
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Sen. Dianne Feinstein
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (Photo credit: Chuck Kennedy/MCT/Sipa USA)
KCBS Radio Morning News
September 27, 2019 - 11:46 am
California Senator Dianne Feinstein is asking the head of the Environmental Protection Agency’s oversight body to investigate after the agency threatened to withhold transportation funding from the state.
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Tech Shuttle Bus Lot Charred By Fire From Homeless Camp
Matt Bigler/KCBS
Matt Bigler
September 20, 2019 - 10:40 am
It was a scene that tied together two symbols of life in the Bay Area today: an early morning fire that started at a homeless encampment in San Francisco spread to a parking lot housing row after row of shuttle buses bound for the Apple campus.
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BART Police
BART Police (Photo credit: Sipa/USA)
Carrie Hodousek
August 09, 2019 - 4:50 pm
A BART police officer shot and wounded a dog near San Francisco’s Civic Center station on Friday.
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Dreamstime
KCBS Radio Morning News
June 25, 2019 - 7:04 am
BART Board of Directors President Bevan Dufty responded Tuesday to an Alameda County civil grand jury report which painted the transit agency's fare-evasion problem as far worse than BART has acknowledged.
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Mountain View Deals With Hundreds Of RVs Parking On City Streets
Matt Bigler/KCBS
Matt Bigler
June 11, 2019 - 8:01 am
MOUNTAIN VIEW - This Silicon Valley city is considering doing what several other Bay Area communities have already done : ban overnight RV parking. On Tuesday, the city council will consider making it illegal for any vehicle that dumps sewage to park on city streets. But some legal activists are...
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Charles, a homeless man in San Francisco, turned down an offer to sleep on a cot in a soup kitchen while wildfire smoke  lingered over the city.
Matt Bigler/KCBS Radio
Doug Sovern
May 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
San Francisco billionaire Marc Benioff is making another large gift to UCSF, this time to help end homelessness, not just here in the Bay Area, but across the country. In this exclusive report, KCBS Radio Reporter Doug Sovern has the details of the new research program the CEO of Salesforce is...
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