This year’s homeless count found three quarters of the 53,000 homeless people remain unsheltered. City and county leaders are building permanent housing -- a long term solution -- while looking for emergency measures like building temporary tent shelters. They also recently passed a law to make it easier to convert motels into homeless shelters.
When homeless shelters are full, families call motels 'home'
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What happens after Supreme Court upholds Trump's travel ban?
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A win for anti-abortion forces, as Supreme Court rules on crisis pregnancy centers
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The motel as a homeless shelter
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Marti Noxon creates new TV shows based on her personal experience with anorexia and alcoholism
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