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Past · October 4, 2022

Homelessness in California’s Cities

2022 Speaker Series on California's Future — Virtual Event

October 4, 2022 · 10:00 am - 11:00 am

About the Program

California’s homelessness crisis is a statewide issue, but it plays out differently across the state’s diverse communities. Bakersfield mayor Karen K. Goh, San Diego mayor Todd Gloria, and League of California Cities executive director and CEO Carolyn Coleman will join PPIC’s Lande Ajose to discuss how California can address homelessness during these uncertain times.


10:00 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
Lande Ajose, vice president and Walter and Esther Hewlett chair in Understanding California’s Future and senior fellow, Public Policy Institute of California

10:05 a.m. Conversation
Lande Ajose, Public Policy Institute of California
Carolyn Coleman, executive director and CEO, League of California Cities

10:30 a.m. Panel Discussion
Moderator: Lande Ajose, Public Policy Institute of California
Mayor Todd Gloria, City of San Diego
Mayor Karen K. Goh, City of Bakersfield

10:55 a.m. Audience Q&A

11:00 a.m. Adjourn


Lande Ajose

Waverley Street Foundation

Carolyn Coleman

League of California Cities

Todd Gloria

Mayor of San Diego

Karen K. Goh

Mayor of Bakersfield




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