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California Asks for Surplus Federal Land to House Homeless

SACRAMENTO — California is asking the Trump administration to provide surplus federal land that could be used to build housing for the homeless, mirroring a new state program. “You could match our commitment by similarly providing free surplus federal land ...

Newsom Pledges $11.5 Million to Fresno for Homeless Needs

Continuing a statewide tour, Gov. Gavin Newsom visited a mental health crisis center in Fresno on Wednesday, announcing that $11.5 million in help is coming to the area. Listen to this article: https://d28jd3p91iwyr0.cloudfront.net/public/polly_audio...

Dyer and Janz Go Toe-to-Toe in Hard-Hitting Forum

Fresno's leading candidates for mayor hammered on their campaign themes — and sometimes on each other — at a televised forum Tuesday evening that covered a variety of topics, including homelessness, marijuana dispensaries, and facing up to mistakes. Lis...
Photo of ribbon cutting for the RH Community Builders Winter Warming Shelter

New Fresno Emergency Winter Shelter Filled to Capacity

Thanks to RH Community Builders and other supporters, people who are homeless have a roof over their heads, meals, and guidance to better days ahead. On Dec. 13, the 77-bed RH Winter Warming Shelter opened at 2445 W. Whitesbridge Ave., in southwest Fresno. ...