It is heartening Metro-area leaders are tackling, on numerous fronts, the homelessness that has hit critical mass here. Local governments, nonprofits and even a business group are proposing – and, in some cases, already implementing – projects aimed at addressing the problem.
But it is essential those efforts are complementary and work together – not only to ensure public and private sectors get the most bang for the bucks invested – but so efforts deliver results for folks struggling to finally have a home base. As well as a safe place to lay their heads.
Projects already proposed or in the works include: