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Peterborough city council deals with shelter budget over-run

The Brock Street Mission project includes 30 shelter beds and 15 single rooms for men. Originally budgeted at $7.5 million, costs have ballooned to $10.7 million due to increases in the cost of materials and labour. 194 more words

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Sacramento County May Open Shelter Serving Just Homeless Youth

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Sacramento County may soon offer specific services for homeless youth, including food, shelter, counseling, and basic health screening.

The services are already offered in Los Angeles, Santa Clara, San Diego, and San Francisco Counties through Assembly Bill 2602. 136 more words

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Sacramento County May Open Shelter Serving Just Homeless Youth

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Sacramento County may soon offer specific services for homeless youth, including food, shelter, counseling, and basic health screening.

The services are already offered in Los Angeles, Santa Clara, San Diego, and San Francisco Counties through Assembly Bill 2602. 136 more words

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The Lotus Flower (pt.1)

Hey everyone I’m back again with another story. This time I thought I’d tell you a  piece of  mine. This was a point in my life where I learned what I was made of. 758 more words

LA Drone

He was of human
shape:
a pile of clothes
a waft of odors
a history cloaked
in sidewalk
and L.A. Drone.

And the cat
still sitting curled… 21 more words

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Homeless Life

The sounds of honking cars woke me from my sleep. From my crusted eyes I saw black, leather shoes of the successful march past me. “Click, click, click”, a pair of shoes went. 919 more words

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Crow Friday Poem: Quiet of the Park

Previously posted in the Virtual Library.

I drift off in the quiet of the park where the rustling leaves keep me company.

I smell the meat on the burning wood of a fire pit. 120 more words

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