The Housing Authority of the County of Merced manages four migrant housing centers in the county. The newest center is the Los Banos site which provides 48 units. The other centers are located in Atwater with 59 units, Merced with 49 units and Planada. The Planada Center is currently closed for reconstruction. The centers are normally open for occupancy for a 6 month period generally between May and November to cover the heart of the growing seasons.