FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 31, 2016
Contact: Cymantha Atkinson (949) 337-5014, Cymantha.Atkinson@ocgov.com
Santa Ana Transit Terminal Open to Homeless During Storm
(Santa Ana, CA) – Eighty homeless individuals were housed Saturday evening at the Santa Ana Transit Terminal during Saturday evening rains, the first activation of the temporary shelter since its use was approved Friday by the Board of Supervisors.
“It is critical that we make emergency shelter available to those most vulnerable during severe rain events,” commented Orange County Board of Supervisors’ Chairwoman Lisa Bartlett as she toured the shelter on Sunday. “I am proud to say we made it happen.” Continue reading