Santa Rosa Sets its Sights on Sixth Street Homeless Encampment

Oct 3, 2017

First the city of Santa Rosa vacated and cleaned out the tent city at Farmers Lane and Bennett Valley Road, also known as Homeless Hill. Now the city is targeting the Sixth Street encampment under the 101 highway. KRCB’s Tiffany Camhi reports these cleanups are part of Santa Rosa’s new homeless strategy, called Housing First.

Tents and other belongings line the Sixth Street underpass in downtown Santa Rosa
Credit Tiffany Camhi