Aldermen, advocacy groups call on City Council to pass ordinance to move medically vulnerable people out of shelters and jails

Existing permanent housing resources are being underused and could help provide the tools necessary for the ordinance, Dworkin said. A Freedom of Information Act request from earlier this year showed the CHA had 1,250 vacant units that could be “occupied immediately or could be turned around for occupancy,” she added.



July 28, 2020 at 10:25PM

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