County awarded $10.5M for new housing efforts

RIVERSIDE COUNTY – California announced Riverside County will receive $10.5 million, Monday, Sept. 21, to provide housing for people experiencing homelessness as part of the state’s new housing initiative called Project Homekey. Building upon an established link between temporary housing and permanent housing, the emergency hotel vouchers provided in Project Roomkey will pave the way for these permanent housing units. The projects that received funding from Project Homekey include a hotel in Palm Springs, a mobile home park in Oasis for farmworker families, as well as a 52-bed community for LGBTQ youth living with HIV or AIDS in Riverside. “Riverside County is tremendously thankful to receive this grant to fulfill three new efforts to provide permanent housing to individuals
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