In just the few days since it was released, and as of 8:00 pm today, April 16th, 2018, 162 people of who 155 are residents and voters in Irvine, have signed on to the Irvine For Everyone Sign on Sheet (I4E SOS) (screenshot number of 167 includes a few duplicates). If you would like to … Continue reading I4E SOS Update: Irvine residents welcome the creation of a full spectrum of housing in Irvine
Do you have a heart for the homeless people in the OC? Do you live in Irvine? Do you want to end the decades of bickering and politicking while the number of people experiencing homelessness grows larger and larger? Are you embarrassed, ashamed of the sentiments being expressed by some Irvine residents? Yes, the problem … Continue reading Irvine For Everyone – Sign On is Here!
I’m happy to see the civic participation of old and new immigrants, citizens, and residents — omg, what could we not accomplish with such energy? I am, however, sad to see the fear and discrimination continue. What will it take for folks to get on the wagon and unite to end homelessness by saying, yes, let’s do … Continue reading City of Innovation: #IrvineForEveryone
The news and social media are full of reports about why many in Irvine are protesting this land is not good. There are also many homeowners in Irvine who are wondering, why not? This is 108 acres of land in Irvine owned by the County of Orange. You can see the I-5 and 133 to … Continue reading Irvine for those experiencing Homelessness in the OC
Recently, the Orange County Board of Supervisors, California, voted to use land that it owns in the City of Irvine near the Great Park, to erect temporary housing shelters for people vacated from the Santa Ana Riverbed. This week the Irvine City Council held an emergency meeting and listened to public comments before deciding upon … Continue reading Some facts about homelessness in the OC and affordable homes in Irvine
If you would like the City of Irvine to end homelessness in the OC (background story at this link), please write to the Board of Supervisors as well as the City of Irvine Council members. You can adapt, modify, or use parts of the following statement: I’ve lived in Irvine for almost 25 years and … Continue reading The City of Irvine is uniquely positioned to end homelessness in the OC