Updated: May 13
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ECOHH appreciates the knowledge and commitment about the right of all people to adequate housing that our City Council has expressed.
We recommend Council ignore this report and instead make a brave and exciting commitment to be a leader in finding a better way to address the reality of people living in informal and temporary shelter.
Starting with the expertise of folks who are actually living in these situations and what they think would be a better approach.
For additional information: - Please see ECOHH's May 6/22 Press Release linked here
- Jim's recent interview with the Edmonton Journal on encampments can be found here
- ECOHH's 2019 submission
Update, Press: - CityNews (May 12/22)
- CBC (May 11/22)
- Edmonton Journal (May 11/22)