Placer Consortium on Homelessness

Businesses ‘up in arms’ over homeless shelter proposal

  Leslie Brewer has been monitoring how jurisdictions have responded to the state law requiring permanent homeless shelters to be allowed by right in at least one area of eve ...

Ordinance, working together can help homeless

Mike Pacheco clearly remembers the night he was kicked out of his trailer, his home of seven years, and spent the night standing in the rain. He called his ex-wife and cleaned up ...

Government too broke to help

I did in fact read in today’s Auburn Journal on the subject (re: homelessness). I think you should let Susan Farrington, chairwoman of the Placer Consortium on Homelessness, kno ...

Let’s help our community’s homeless

The recent rains and article in the Auburn Journal (March 23) remind those of us who have homes how grateful we are for our basic shelter. Unfortunately, many of our homeless neigh ...