Asking a few questions, building solutions: City, police remove trash pile near homeless camp – WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports


Other stories from the local media are surfacing now! Reading & watching, developing a strategy to promote our project as well as engage the homeless who live in these tent cities to make their lives better until the solutions are available! Stay tuned!

Here are the articles so far in local media on this:

Homelessness in Savannah, Stories for Learning

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police say homeless people who are living under the Truman Parkway have been piling up trash for at least five years — and it started to become a health hazard.

While there is no question that this was needed we need to ask a few questions!

For instance, why did it take so long to address trash issues where the homeless live?

We can & must do better! Better making the conditions they live in more humane & sanitary, more to move them out of there with a solution to their housing & providing the proper services!

We are addressing this now with a Housing First Savannah project, under development! Check out http://housingfirstsavannah.com & connect on the solution!

This event as well as the recent letter to the Downtown Neighborhood Association membership simply point to the need for dialog with the people who can & are developing solutions…

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