Of 1913 camping citations issued in Santa Cruz
last year, 1555, or 81% were issued for sleeping.
CRUZNEWS (15mar16) At the 7pm session of the March 8 Santa Cruz City Council meeting, Don Lane presented his proposal to eliminate the crime of sleeping by removing references to it from the current camping ordinance.The presentation includes consultation with city staff, and is followed by citizens comments, then a final discussion by the council culminating in a vote. The whole process was 3 hours and 9 minutes. This segment is 50 minutes.