COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A once-homeless Ohio man whose smooth radio voice made him an Internet sensation a decade ago says he’s running for governor as a Democrat.
SEATTLE — Some residents in North Seattle are frustrated by the impasse over how to handle a growing homeless camp on school property, and are now asking elected leaders to come up with a plan. It's not hard to spot it on Bitter Lake. If you were to look just beyond the sign which says, "No Camping," you'll see nearly four dozen tents.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development on Thursday rescinded a Trump-era rule that would have allowed homeless shelters to turn away transgender people, a victory for LGBTQ advocates as state lawmakers introduce a record-number of anti-transgender bills across the country.
A unanimous vote by The Board of Public Works denied an appeal filed on behalf of 400 local residents and businesses opposed to The Ramada Inn Homeless shelter project,
The audit found that nearly 79 percent of homeless people were unsheltered because of a lack of permanent affordable housing options and limited emergency and temporary housing options.
“We expect to see a massive wave of people when the moratorium is lifted, and it is going to force a bunch of people out of their stable housing and it is going to be a huge problem here in Central Texas,” Whaley said.