San Mateo County Bans Public Camping

By Maggie LaBarge SAN MATEO, CA – On Tuesday, January 23rd, supervisors in San Mateo County voted in favor of criminalizing public camping when space in shelters is available.  Although they faced backlash from civil rights groups and advocacy groups for people experiencing homelessness, supervisors unanimously agreed. The law states that if a person has …

San Mateo County Bans Public Camping Read More »