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San Diego's Hepatitis A Outbreak

San Diego City Council Approves $6.5M To House Homeless In Industri...

San Diego City Council Approves $6.5M To House Homeless In Industrial Tents

Nov. 14
By City News Service

The City Council Tuesday approved a plan to spend $6.5 million on industrial-sized tents to accommodate the homeless in Barrio Logan, the East Village and the Midway District.

San Diego County Extends Hepatitis A State Of Emergency

San Diego County Extends Hepatitis A State Of Emergency

Nov. 14
By City News Service

The Board of Supervisors Tuesday extended a state of emergency over the hepatitis A outbreak in San Diego County, despite a decline in the number of new cases and no new deaths in the last two weeks.

Councilman Wants To Use San Diego’s Hotel Room Taxes To Fund Perman...

Councilman Wants To Use San Diego’s Hotel Room Taxes To Fund Permanent Homeless Housing

Nov. 7
By City News Service

San Diego voters could decide next year whether to direct increases in the city's hotel room tax revenue toward permanent supportive housing for homeless families and individuals under a plan outlined Tuesday by Councilman David Alvarez.

County Supervisors Extend Hepatitis A State Of Emergency

County Supervisors Extend Hepatitis A State Of Emergency

Nov. 6
By City News Service

The Board of Supervisors Monday extended a state of emergency over a hepatitis A outbreak in San Diego County that has killed 20 people, amid a declining number of new cases.

Council Members Propose Temporary Homeless Shelter At Former Charge...

Council Members Propose Temporary Homeless Shelter At Former Chargers Facility

Nov. 6
By City News Service, Matt Hoffman

Two members of the San Diego City Council proposed Monday that the former Chargers training facility in Murphy Canyon be used for a temporary shelter for the homeless.

San Diego Board Of Supervisors Considering Extending Hepatitis A Em...

San Diego Board Of Supervisors Considering Extending Hepatitis A Emergency Declaration

Nov. 3
By City News Service

The County Board of Supervisors Friday scheduled a special meeting for Monday to extend a declaration of emergency regarding an outbreak of hepatitis A in San Diego.

San Diego's Hepatitis A Coordination Center Meeting Less Often

San Diego's Hepatitis A Coordination Center Meeting Less Often

Nov. 3
By Matt Hoffman

As the local hepatitis A outbreak continues to grow, the city of San Diego's hepatitis A Coordination Center will no longer meet daily.

San Diego Hepatitis A Death Toll Reaches 20

San Diego Hepatitis A Death Toll Reaches 20

Oct. 31
By City News Service, Matt Hoffman

The death toll in an almost year-long hepatitis A outbreak in the San Diego region has reached 20, county health officials reported Tuesday.

Two Colorado Hepatitis A Cases Linked To San Diego Outbreak

Two Colorado Hepatitis A Cases Linked To San Diego Outbreak

Oct. 30
By City News Service

Two cases of hepatitis A in Colorado have been linked to an outbreak of the disease in San Diego County, it was reported Monday.

County Supervisors Extend Emergency Declaration Over Hepatitis Outb...

County Supervisors Extend Emergency Declaration Over Hepatitis Outbreak

Oct. 24
By City News Service

The county Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to extend an emergency declaration over the hepatitis A outbreak in the San Diego region.

Death Toll At 19 In San Diego's Hepatitis Outbreak

Death Toll At 19 In San Diego's Hepatitis Outbreak

Oct. 17
By City News Service

An additional hepatitis A death in the San Diego region was confirmed over the past week, bringing the toll this year to 19, the county Health and Human Services Agency reported Tuesday.

Program Offering Homeless Overnight Parking To Expand

Program Offering Homeless Overnight Parking To Expand

Oct. 16
By City News Service, Matt Hoffman

A program in Clairemont that provides a safe parking area for homeless people living out of their vehicles and offers them assistance to transition to permanent housing will be expanded, city officials and community leaders announced Monday.

California Declares Emergency To Fight Hepatitis A Outbreak

California Declares Emergency To Fight Hepatitis A Outbreak

Oct. 13
By Associated Press

California Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday declared a state of emergency to combat a hepatitis A outbreak that has claimed 18 lives in San Diego.

San Diego's Efforts To Tackle Hepatitis A Outbreak Now Include Fire...

San Diego's Efforts To Tackle Hepatitis A Outbreak Now Include Firefighters

Oct. 13
By City News Service, Matt Hoffman

Municipal, state and federal officials announced various steps Friday to try to corral a deadly outbreak of hepatitis A in San Diego and other areas.

Health Officials: 18 People Now Dead In San Diego's Hepatitis A Out...

Health Officials: 18 People Now Dead In San Diego's Hepatitis A Outbreak

Oct. 10
By City News Service

County health officials Tuesday reported the 18th death in the San Diego region's hepatitis A outbreak, among 490 total cases.

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