NPR-San Francisco Affiliate, KQED Radio Perspectives Series
Affordable housing in the Napa Valley is as urgent a problem as it is elsewhere and this year’s devastating fires have only made it worse. Holly Hubbard Preston has this Perspective.
Earlier this month, I stood on the roof of my Napa Valley home, sweeping away the ash and charcoal left from the Glass Fire. It was the third time in as many years that I’ve carried out this solemn rooftop ritual. As with prior iterations, each broom stroke felt like a memorial to a neighbor’s loss.