Category Archives: Homelessness
Aired: June 22, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/mendo-countys-homelessness-rate-is-nearly-double-humboldts-and-five-times-the-state-average New data suggests Mendocino County’s housing and homelessness crisis is so severe that Mendocino has nearly double the rate of homelessness of Humboldt County, and almost five times the average rate in … Continue reading
Aired: May 18, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/mendo-supes-talk-county-worker On May 16 the Mendocino Supervisors heard concerns about a range of issues including county worker pay, Native American casino expansion, renter protections, and offshore oil drilling. Dan Young reports.
Aired: April 7, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/mendo-supes-discuss-countys-homelessness-and-affordable-housing-crisis On April 4 the Mendocino Supervisors discussed a range of topics related to the county’s homelessness and affordable housing crisis. One issue discussed was how low and stagnant wages in Mendocino County … Continue reading
Aired: March 29, 2017 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/ft-bragg-loosens-utility-hook-up-requirements-to-incentivize-affordable-housing-construction The city of Fort Bragg is trying to incentivize the construction of affordable housing by loosening utility requirements and reducing hookup fees for accessory dwelling units. But one Fort Bragg Councilmember has … Continue reading
Aired: November 24, 2015 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/ft-bragg-council-to-oppose-social-services-ban Next June residents of the city of Fort Bragg will vote on Measure U, a ban on social service organizations moving into or expanding their operations in the town’s Central … Continue reading
Aired: May 12, 2015 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/ft-bragg-mayor-threatened-with-recall-over-support-for-homeless-services Two weeks ago KMUD reported that a group calling themselves the Concerned Citizens of Fort Bragg have sued the Mendocino coast city. The group’s goal is to stop the use … Continue reading
Aired: April 29, 2015 on KMUD Radio News Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/kmudnews/ft-bragg-approves-funds-for-homeless-mental-health-facility If the Fort Bragg City Council has their way, the city’s downtown will soon feature a transitional housing and mental health facility. After months of controversy, this Monday night the Council … Continue reading