Young unhoused people in Berkeley and surrounding cities will lead the decision-making process about how to use the federal grant.
The project is planned for the site of Berkeley’s Grayson Street homeless shelter. City officials have long known the site was only temporary.
The city is making a key update to its housing plans. Here’s how the process works and how you can get involved.
Nearly 14,000 properties in Berkeley could add new housing under the law, but experts say its impact will likely be modest.
Tenants and property owners who need financial support with rent and utilities can apply by the end of September to receive up to 15 months of help.
City leaders are launching a new effort to create “objective standards” that could determine how easy it is to build in Berkeley.
Twenty-five percent of West Berkeley encampment residents are in hotels, 17% were housed and 25% are still on the streets.