FOX KTVU: “Schaaf holds groundbreaking for Fruitvale affordable housing project”

3/2/18  OAKLAND (BCN)-- Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf and other officials participated in a groundbreaking ceremony today for a new 94-unit affordable housing development in the Fruitvale Transit Village. The development, which is expected to be completed next year, is being built on a city-owned BART parking lot only steps away from the Fruitvale BART station, a major AC Transit … Continue reading FOX KTVU: “Schaaf holds groundbreaking for Fruitvale affordable housing project”

CBS KPIX: “Oakland Mayor Urges Residents to Rent Rooms to Homeless”

OAKLAND (KPIX) — Mayor Libby Schaaf raised a few eyebrows during her State of the City address when she encouraged Oakland residents to rent out extra bedrooms and spare units to a homeless person. “People are getting creative and this one way people are trying to make a dent to end homelessness,” says Daniel Cooperman, … Continue reading CBS KPIX: “Oakland Mayor Urges Residents to Rent Rooms to Homeless”

FOX KTVU: “Oakland mayor proposes navigation center for city’s homeless population”

KTVU 9/26/17 OAKLAND (BCN) Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf is asking the City Council to approve an outdoor navigation center that she said would move homeless people from encampments into temporary shelter as they wait for permanent housing. Schaaf said the site, which she hopes would be set up before the rainy season begins and would … Continue reading FOX KTVU: “Oakland mayor proposes navigation center for city’s homeless population”