Thursday, October 19, 2017

"Thousands displaced by Northern California's wildfires now face the region's housing shortage"

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Even before the fire, 15,000 people were on wait lists for Burbank Housing homes.

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A passenger rail service connecting cities in Marin and Sonoma counties that opened this summer has boosted hopes of traffic relief and more home building along the transit corridor. But the region has been having trouble attracting drivers to operate the trains because housing costs are too high