The homeless come home

Locals confront growing problem


Homelessness in the Conejo Valley is not a new phenomenon. Although the problem pales in comparison to urban Los Angeles, it is real and it is here.
According to a 2018 Ventura County report, the number of homeless adults and children in the area rose almost 13 percent over the previous year to 1,300. It is the first time since 2009 that the year-over-year homeless count in the county increased, the report said.
At an Agoura Hills City Council meeting Aug. 8, a woman who lives out of her car ask...

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