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OC Election Authorities Hit The Road To Promote Vote Centers

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| Come 2020, there will be no more neighborhood polling places in Orange County. Instead, voters can mail in their ballot or cast it at a vote center.

'Free Money; Free Land' For Homeless Shelter In San Clemente

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San Clemente leaders have brushed aside offers to build a homeless shelter in the beach town. Meanwhile, residents are increasingly irate over growing encampments.

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Costa Mesa Residents Applaud Results Of Homeless Shelter

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Despite initial concerns about the shelter from neighbors, they say the surrounding area has been cleaned up since it opened in April.

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San Clemente Considers Designated Camping Area For Homeless

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San Clemente is considering revising its anti-camping regulations to designate an area where homeless people are officially allowed to camp.

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OC Plans Major Bump In Mental Health Care For Inmates

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The proposed budget calls for $17 million to hire psychiatrists, behavioral health counselors and nurses to work in county jails.

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Governor Wants To House Homeless On State-Owned Land In OC

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Newsom's proposal is based on a bill from Assemblymember Sharon Quirk-Silva that calls for promptly housing OC residents who are homeless and mentally ill.

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OC Supervisors Press Pause On Airport Expansion

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Orange County's Board of Supervisors delayed a vote on a controversial plan to expand private operations at John Wayne international airport.

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Anaheim cop dismissed after firing 64 shots at suspect

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The two Anaheim PD officers fired dozens of shots from their moving patrol vehicle. The suspect they were chasing, Eliuth Penaloza Nava, was killed.

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