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Why are Durango hotels rejecting hiring bonuses as a way to tackle the labor shortage? – The Durango Herald

Some hoteliers see benefits as “quick fixes” to employment problems Tori Ossola, left, general manager of the Strater hotel, works with employee Drew Findley on Thursday at the front desk of the downtown Durango hotel. (Jerry McBride / Durango Herald) Jerry mcbride Many industries have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, but this shock […]

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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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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 […]