Election 2018: San Jose Voters to Decide Fate of Four Local Measures on November Ballot

Come Election Day, San Jose voters will vote on four citywide measures. Here’s a look at what local voters will see on their Nov. 6 ballots.

Santa Clara County Adopts ‘Hope Village’ as 6-Month Pilot Program

Hope Village, a homeless camp that moved onto state land without permission, has been adopted as a pilot program by Santa Clara County.

Op-Ed: We Need Housing, Not Parking, at Old City Hall Annex

This is an opportunity for the county to save a viable building from demolition and to provide much-needed housing for the homeless.

San Jose Councilman Don Rocha Misses Vote on Signature Policy

Councilman Don Rocha stunned allies and adversaries alike when he skipped a vote Tuesday on a proposal to study commercial impact fees.

City, County Officials Find Temporary Site for San Jose’s ‘Hope Village’ Homeless Camp

Local leaders found a place to relocate Hope Village, an un-permitted homeless camp created by activists and advocates for the un-housed.

San Jose Weighs Resolution Condemning President Trump’s Family Separation Policy

San Jose will consider a resolution Tuesday denouncing the Trump administration’s separation of families at the U.S. border.

‘Hope Village’ for the Homeless Served with Eviction Notice Two Days After Setting Up Camp

Hope Village was meant as an emergency shelter for for homeless people, but police are shutting it down just two days after it opened.

Proposed Carve-Out of Homeless Housing Bond Meets Resistance from Silicon Valley Nonprofits

The county will consider setting aside 5 percent of a homeless housing bond for developmentally disabled people who are already housed.

San Jose Revisits Discussion on Commercial Linkage Fees

A group of City Council members hope to revive a discussion about commercial linkage fees to fund new affordable housing.