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California is renting hotel rooms and RVs to protect the homeless from coronavirus

16 Mar 2020

Disease can spread rapidly throughout encampments, so the state wants to step in before that happens.

In California, where more than 100,000 homeless people live on the street—at extra risk from the new coronavirus, and without any way to easily wash their hands or self-quarantine—the state government is now working to procure hotel and motel rooms and deploy hundreds of RVs to provide temporary shelter.

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