A vacant lot in Grover Beach will soon be replaced with 30 cabins as part of a program to reduce homelessness in San Luis Obispo County. On Monday, the 5Cities Homeless Coalition broke ground on a non-congregate shelter, which is set to open early next year, according to the agency’s associate director Devon McQuade. The shelter, located at 955 South Fourth St., will include 30 cabins that will each house a single adult while they find permanent housing.
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With the recent rainstorms, new evacuation orders and devastating flooding, 5CHC has seen an influx of Southern San Luis Obispo County individuals and families who have been displaced from their home and are in need of help to meet their immediate needs. Making new connections and providing service to our South County neighbors is what 5Cities Homeless Coalition is kn