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Chula Vista Delays New Landlord-Tenant Rules

This post originally appeared in the May 19 Morning Report. Subscribe here for free. After a marathon meeting Tuesday night, the Chula Vista City Council decided to table a pair of ordinances intended to put tighter rules around evictions and come back with more information and possible revisions. As the Union-Tribune noted, the first of […]

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Morning Report: Census Shows 10 Percent Increase in Homelessness Regionwide

For months, there’s been speculation about what appears to be a dramatic rise in homelessness countywide. Today the numbers are finally out. The Regional Task Force on Homelessness, the group behind the annual count, reports that homelessness has spiked 10 percent since 2020, and that street homelessness is up 3 percent. But as Lisa Halverstadt […]

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Morning Report: Volunteers of America Southwest Under Criminal Investigation

Volunteers of America Southwest, a local charity, previously played a significant role in providing help and shelter to veterans, as well as those experiencing homelessness, mental illness and addiction. But now the charity is under criminal investigation by the Office of the Inspector General, reports Will Huntsberry.  Last year, Huntsberry revealed allegations of potential fraud, […]