July 7, 2020
The B.C. government has purchased a mid-island property to use as a temporary homeless shelter amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
On Tuesday, the provincial government announced that it had bought the former Rose Bowl Restaurant in Campbell River to use as bridge housing for the local community.
Bridge housing is a temporary housing service that officers beds, showers, meals and other support services for people until they are able to find permanent supportive housing.