San Francisco Mayor London Breed "Shelter Crisis in San Francisco"
“We cannot just say there is a homelessness crisis and continue moving at our normal pace,” said Mayor London Breed. “We need immediate action to address this public emergency, and we need to move faster to add more beds and get our unsheltered residents the services they need to help them exit homelessness. I am committed to opening 1,000 new shelter beds by 2020 to clear our nightly waitlist for shelter and bureaucracy and red tape should not delay our efforts to bring help to the people who are suffering on our streets.”
Covered CA Gives Relief For Customers Caught in Last Minute Enrollment Surge
Covered California announced on Tuesday that it would give consumers who begin their enrollment application before midnight tonight three additional days to complete the process. The move comes after a surge of interest that saw more than 15,000 consumers sign up and select a plan on Monday.
Mayor Breed, Supervisor Brown, Chariot Drivers &Teamsters Give Added Drive For Success
Mayor London N. Breed, Supervisor Vallie Brown, City officials, and the Teamsters announced Wednesday a new City program to train commercial drivers known as CityDrive. The program provides free training to residents as commercial drivers to meet the demand at the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA) and in the private sector.