Supervisor Anderson Shares His 2024 Point-in-Time County Experience in East County

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Excerpt from East County Community Times (p. 6)

Since taking office in 2021, Supervisor Anderson has successfully implemented several innovative programs to address homelessness throughout San Diego County, with a particular focus in East County. Some of these policies include:

(1) Opening a Safe Parking Lot in East County; 

(2) Creating a Memorandum of Understanding on addressing homeless between the County of San Diego and East County Cities;

(3) Launching the Shallow Rent Subsidy Program to keep seniors off the streets and their homes;

(4) Initiating a housing match program for seniors looking to live with other seniors;

(5) Empowering local churches and nonprofits to host temporary emergency shelter sleeping cabins on their properties through a County grant.

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