Chico City Council votes to rescind shelter crisis declaration

The Chico City Council voted 5-2 to rescind the shelter crisis declaration at Tuesday night's council meeting.

Posted: Apr 7, 2021 7:35 AM
Updated: Apr 7, 2021 9:05 AM

CHICO, Calif. - The Chico City Council approved a substitute motion to immediately rescind the shelter crisis declaration, review other uses for grant funding, and end discussion of a proposed shelter site at the old BMX track.

Councilmember Kami Denlay proposed the substitute motion at Tuesday night's meeting, during a motion to reconsider a shelter site at the old BMX track. The substitute motion was seconded by Councilmember Sean Morgan. The motion passed 5-2.

The council declared the shelter crisis in October of 2018. 

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