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Anaheim Opens 200 Bed Homeless Shelter In Time For The Holidays

The 200-bed shelter opens on Thursday.
The 200-bed shelter opens on Thursday.
Emily Elena Dugdale

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It’s been almost a year since the Santa Ana riverbed homeless encampments in Orange County were cleared out. There’s been a lot of legal wrangling since then. But on Thursday, Anaheim is opening a temporary 200 bed homeless shelter near Angel’s stadium to get people indoors before the holidays - and the bad weather.