Issues & Ideas: Local tourism now, housing matchmaking and the late Su Thao

Sep 1, 2020

More than 173,000 people have died of the coronavirus in the United States. We learn more about one of those who died of COVID-19 in July—Su Thao, a Hmong businessman and filmmaker who had a profound impact on thousands of others. Also on the program, Smart Share Housing Solutions helps people in San Luis Obispo County by matching homeowners who have extra bedrooms with those looking for an affordable place to live. Chuck Davison of Visit SLO CAL discusses the state of tourism on the Central Coast. Finally, a program called Computers for Families helps bridge the digital divide in Santa Barbara County by providing free computers and internet connection to anyone in need.