For thousands of Californians living in cars and RVs finding a place to legally park is becoming increasingly difficult. And parking illegally often comes with tickets, which unpaid, can lead to a vehicle being impounded -- something especially problematic if your car is also your bed. But a new lawsuit against the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency challenges cities' ability to impound cars for unpaid parking tickets. Forum takes a look at the latest turn in the housing crisis: what cities can -- and should -- do about homeless people sleeping in vehicles.
With Thousands of Californians Living in Vehicles, Lawsuit Aims to Stop Cities from Towing Their Homes (Cal Matters)