homeless shelter

Reader Input: Supervisors: Homeless shelter possible

Two years ago a group of members of St. Teresa’s Church, led by Father Mike Carroll, began to work on an idea that would create a shelter in the Auburn area for homeless indi ...

Another View: DeWitt barracks can be part of homeless solution:

On Nov. 27, 2013, Don Hulse wrote a letter to the Auburn Journal (Reader Input: “Welcome homeless to special camps”) wherein he proposed taking an abandoned campground ...

Reader Input: Shelter would solve problem

No one who reads the Auburn Journal could have missed the picture of the homeless encampment near the Auburn Municipal Airport on the front page of the paper, March 26, 2014. If ...

Reader input: County has its priorities wrong

I think it is absolutely obscene that Placer County can build a 21.6 million dollar animal shelter in Auburn and yet at the same time it tries in every way possible to get out of b ...

Auburn City Council torn between two homeless shelter zones

The Auburn City Council will be taking a further look at two different locations for a  state-mandated homeless shelter zone during a  meeting on Oct. 28. Industrial di ...

Council votes to delay decision on emergency shelter

Amid heavy opposition and several strong opinions, the Auburn City Council, on a majority vote, decided to go back to the drawing board and look at other possible op ...

Petition drive targets homeless zone

For the last week, self-described community activist Gerry Mifsud has been standing in front of Save Mart, gathering signatures for a petition against the hotly debated zoning of a ...

Reader Input: Choose shelter site with care

My name is Terry Henline. I am the manager at Auburn Villa Apartments, located on Mikkelsen Drive. I have recently spoken with many of the residents at Auburn Villa Apartments. ...

Reader Input: Statue site in fact a good shelter spot

The City Council acted under due diligence, reviewed all potential homeless shelter zoning sites and made the best decision possible (“Auburn homeless shelter could share spa ...

Reader Input: Mental health facilities needed

Re: “County homeless shelter overflowing,” Journal, Sept. 13. I suppose this article was written to convince the citizens of Auburn that we need to have a homeless sh ...