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Alameda County to close hotels used for homeless people without additional funding – CBS San Francisco

OAKLAND (BCN) – Alameda County is set in the coming months to shut down hotels it has used for the past 18 months as isolation and quarantine centers for the homeless without additional funding the county’s Health Care Services Agency director said on Tuesday. Speaking to the county supervisory board, HCSA director Colleen Chawla said […]

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How to convert hotels to homeless accommodation in New York City, California and other places.

With travel still stuck in the Delta doldrums, many hotels have struggled. Some policymakers see a chance to profit from the struggles of the sector by converting hotels into permanent housing for the homeless. California led the way with Project Home Key, an extension of an early pandemic experiment that has now led to more […]

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States buy hotels to house displaced wildfire survivors

The climate crisis and pandemic are prompting local governments to take action and finally start tackling chronic homelessness. Sep 21, 2021 The climate crisis is already worsening the housing crisis. Last year, wildfires burned and damaged approximately 17,700 structures in the United States. It was one of the most destructive seasons on record and, frighteningly, […]

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With Louisiana Hotels Prioritizing Hurricane Ida Aid, It Might Be Difficult to Get a Room |

Governor John Bel Edwards has authorized hotels and motels to cancel reservations and other contracts with prospective customers to ensure that power line workers, healthcare workers and thousands of other Hurricane Ida responders continue to have a place to stay. This could mean that others will struggle to find rooms in Baton Rouge, New Orleans, […]

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South Louisiana Hotels Full: You May Not Find a Room Until You Get to Alexandria or Sulfur | Business

Hotels are full in cities along the corridors of Interstate 10 and I-49 for miles, according to travel websites. If you’re looking to book a hotel room after Hurricane Ida ravaged southeast Louisiana on Sunday night, you’ll need to continue driving to Sulfur or Alexandria, according to the booking sites. No rooms are available in […]

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Topeka hotels set revenue record for July

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – Topeka hotels had an exceptional performance in July. Visit Topeka officials said local motels “showed the highest performance” for that month since records were kept from 2003. According to the 2021 Smith Travel Research report, considered the industry’s leading metric, Topeka’s hotel revenues in July 2021 were the highest for that […]

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A task force grappling with problems related to “ghost hotels” in the township of Tiny

“Ghost hotels … have the potential to change the character of the area and have a large number of land use impacts,” said the town planner. Tiny Township council recently asked Jamie Robinson of MHBC Planning Urban Design & Landscape Architecture to provide his advice on the definition of short-term rentals from a planning perspective, […]

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Reviews | Do you want to solve the housing crisis? Take charge of the hotels.

Your institute has written about using the eminent domain to create more housing. In Los Angeles, in particular, the eminent domain has a rather troubling history linked to the massive movements of Latino Angelenos to build Dodger Stadium. I find it hard to believe that people will support a prominent field program, because of this […]

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Hotels are experimenting with additional fees to increase their income

Hotels are experimenting with additional fees to increase their income Just before the pandemic, airlines generated nearly $ 76 billion in additional fees, for things like baggage, seat allocation and carry-on baggage. Now the hospitality industry is experimenting with the same kind of a la carte fees that could really change the travel experience. HOUSTON […]

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AB 1074 kicks family hotels when they’re down

SACRAMENTO, Calif .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The California Hotel and Lodging Association today called on state legislative leaders to reject AB 1074, an overbroad attempt to dictate hiring practices for small businesses, including the majority of the 6,000 hotels state owned and managed by local families. AB 1074, as drafted, states that small businesses and […]

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Global Hotel and Resort Industry Market Research Report 2021 – Key External Drivers

DUBLIN, August 10, 2021– (BUSINESS WIRE) – The report “Global Hotels & Resorts – Industry Market Research Report” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. In the five years to 2019, the global hotel and resort industry has experienced strong growth as consumers and businesses become more confident in their finances and spend more generously on […]

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US Hotels and Motels Industry Report 2021 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The report “Hotels & Motels in the US – Industry Market Research Report” has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. Although very sensitive to changes in the global economic environment, the hotel and motel industry experienced robust growth in the five years up to 2019. The increase in travel spending, corporate […]

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Choice Hotels (CHH) best second quarter profit estimate, stock – August 6, 2021

Choice Hotels International, Inc. (CHH Quick quoteCHH – Free Report) released second quarter 2021 results, with earnings exceeding Zacks’ consensus estimate and revenue missing. However, the top and bottom results increased year over year. As a result of the results, the company’s shares rose 3.7% during trading hours on August 5. Second Quarter Profits and […]

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States buy hotels to provide short- and long-term housing for wildfire survivors

The climate crisis is already worsen the housing crisis. Last year, wildfires burned and damaged approximately 17,700 structures in the United States. It was one of the most destructive seasons on record, and frightening, part of an upward trend. Forest fires are already contribute to the housing shortage in California and Oregon. Texas, Washington and […]

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Flathead hotels break June occupancy records

Traditional Flathead Valley hotels and other accommodations have been crowded this season despite a shortage of staff to clean rooms and attend to guests – and despite the proliferation of short-term rentals, which also book at record rates. “We are living in a banner year,” said Dylan Boyle, executive director of the Whitefish Convention and […]

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How to find the best hotels for wheelchair users

To ask questions Finding specific information about a hotel’s accessibility features takes time. Unfortunately, most hotels do not post photos of their actually accessible rooms and bathrooms online. If you have any questions, call the hotel directly, not the company’s reservation line. Get the name of the person you’re talking to and their email address. […]

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WA reception system to stop housing children in hotels, offices. But then what?

The state ombudsman for foster families, Patrick Dowd, has been cautiously optimistic about the evolution of the law, saying he is “happy” that many provisions come into force immediately. But he warned it would be a “facade” if children are not placed in appropriate settings with the services they need. For years, hundreds of young […]

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12 boutique hotels outside major U.S. cities that justify a road trip

One of the many advantages of a luxury resort is the myriad of amenities. From multi-story spas with plunge pools, immaculately decorated treatment suites and lounges to renowned resident restaurants that even locals are dying to try, the resorts can satisfy just about any whim of its thousands of guests. That said, the only comfort […]

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Best hotels in Montauk (Updated June 2021)

Faqs: vacations in Montauk What are the best things to do in Montauk? It’s all about the outdoors, with surfing on Ditch Plains Beach, horseback riding (Montauk is home to one of the oldest ranches in the country), hikes in state parks, and visits to the iconic lighthouse. There’s an emerging style scene too, with […]

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Area Hotels Struggle to Cope with ‘Catastrophic’ and Unprecedented Staff Shortage | New

HELP WANTED: Kitchen staff, housekeepers, front desk assistants, bartenders, waiters, kitchen workers, cooks. And the list continues. With 68,000 people receiving unemployment compensation and only 10% working, local hotels and motels are still struggling to find help as an avalanche of tourists is expected to hit South County this summer. And it comes as the […]

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Hotels for those who were not accommodated by the wildfires (Hotels for those who were not accommodated by the wildfires) – High Country News – Know the West

Deep in the Densely forested foothills of southern Oregon near the town of Butte Falls, Lanette and Steve Martin lived with their son and his family – until last year, when a wildfire chased them from their home . As embers the size of charcoal briquettes landed on their foredeck, the retired couple and their […]