Homeless Encampment

A homeless encampment near the Guadalupe River in San Jose on June 3, 2019.
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Matt Bigler
August 13, 2019 - 9:14 am
Santa Clara County officials are considering a proposal to build more housing for the homeless on unused county land.
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A homeless encampment near a Home Depot in Oakland on July 23, 2019.
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Holly Quan
July 25, 2019 - 9:56 am
In a week when Oakland reported a 47% increase in its homeless population , corporate attorneys from Home Depot are in town to meet with city officials over a growing encampment outside of the company's Oakland store. The front lot of the Home Depot off I-880 at High Street resembles a third-world...
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The Village homeless encampment Oakland January 31, 2019
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KCBS Radio Morning News
January 31, 2019 - 6:42 am
A major encampment of homeless people in Oakland appears targeted for shutdown. Activists posted a notice on Twitter saying the encampment known as "The Village", beneath the BART tracks at East 12th Street and 23rd Avenue, was going to be cleared out.
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Matt Bigler
January 08, 2019 - 3:31 pm
One day after being sworn into office for a second term, Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf served sandwiches to folks at homeless encampments, although some residents doubted her commitment to helping them.
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Homeless encampment at Union Point Marina, Oakland
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KCBS Radio Morning News
November 19, 2018 - 7:55 am
A quiet setting along the Oakland Estuary belies a harsh reality: it's another point of conflict in Oakland's widening homeless crisis.
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"The Village" homeless encampment, Oakland
Holly Quan, KCBS Radio
KCBS Radio Morning News
November 05, 2018 - 4:30 am
A homeless encampment that was the scene of a recent fire is frustrating nearby business owners. "All the businesses around here, they're complaining," said Juan Chavez, co-owner of an auto repair shop on East 12th Street.
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The presence of a homeless encampment near the Tully Ballfields in San Jose has upset parents of Little League players.
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Matt Bigler
October 25, 2018 - 2:26 pm
A growing homeless settlement in San Jose is making it harder for children and their parents to feel safe at what had been popular baseball feilds.
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Hope Village San Jose
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Matt Bigler
September 17, 2018 - 11:10 am
Resients of the San Jose homeless encampment known as Hope Village will set up temporarilydown the street after the state authorities evicted from their camp with unusual amenities.
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Burned Oakland homeless encampment
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KCBS Radio Morning News
September 11, 2018 - 6:47 am
OAKLAND (KCBS Radio) -- Fire tore through a massive homeless encampment in Oakland Tuesday morning, destroying numerous tents and makeshift shelters and chasing dozens of people into the street. The encampment along East 12th Street, near the Nimitz Freeway, the BART tracks and the Union Pacific...
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