El Dorado County Public Housing Authority will distribute 70 emergency housing vouchers via the Front Door. Those eligible for the vouchers include both individuals and families who are homeless, have fled domestic violence, and other unstable/dangerous situations.(June 14, 2022) → Read the full Mountain Democrat report
As El Dorado County moves forward with developing navigation and shelter resources for the local homeless population, leaders from the city of Placerville weighed in on possible sites for facilities inside the city limits.(May 4, 2022) → Read the full Mountain Democrat report
The links between homelessness and crime are complex, and the idea that unhoused individuals present a danger to their community seems to be exaggerated.
How the California mental health crisis emerged out of the state’s history of deinstitutionalization and laws designed to protect the mentally ill, as well as the communities around them.
A State Senate bill would allow quick rezoning for multi-family housing, as a new research study reveals the high cost of single-family zoning laws.
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