Finding Affordable Housing is a Challenge

On August 29, 2013, WNCN TV reported on the challenges of finding housing in Durham for people moving out of homelessness.

Durham Struggles to Find the Public Safety-Panhandling Balance

On 6/25/2013, the Herald-Sun wrote an editorial about Durham’s efforts to address homelessness and balance the needs of public safety and panhandlers.

HSAC Ad Hoc Subcommittee Studies Solicitation Ordinance

Ray Gronberg in the Herald-Sun reported on 6/21/2013 that a HSAC Subcommittee was preparing to suggest revising the City’s roadside solicitation ordinance.

Durham Homeless Housing Programs Win government grants

2013 Point in Time Count Coverage

Release of the 2013 Point in Time Count numbers generated local media coverage:

Indy Week   The Herald-Sun   Herald-Sun Editorial    The Durham News     WRAL TV    WTVD TV

DAHC TYP Contract Extended II

The City & County are extending the Ten Year Plan contract with DAHC again. Read the 1/30/2011 article in the Herald Sun here.

Point In Time Count Is Important

Read here the Herald Sun’s editorial of January 24, 2011 supporting this year’s Point In Time Count.

Will we get the “Point”?

The Durham News published a column by Lloyd Schmeidler about the number of homeless people in Durham and around the country on 1/23/2011.

Volunteers Needed for Point in Time Count

On January 23, 2011, The Herald Sun printed a Press Release recruiting volunteers for the 2011 Point in Time Count.

DAHC TYP Contract Extended

Ray Gronberg reports on an extension of the Ten Year Plan contract with the Durham Affordable Housing Coalition in the Thanksgiving Day edition of The Herald Sun (11/25/2010).

Proper Leader of Homeless Plan Is Debated

Here’s Ray Gronberg’s story from The Herald Sun (11/11/2010) about the joint meeting of the City Council & County Commission on Tuesday, 11/9/2010.

Homeless Funding in Peril

Read Jim Wise’s story from The Durham News (11/9/2010) reporting on yesterday’s joint meeting of the City Council and County Commission where they were presented proposals from the City Manager and County Manager and  from Mayor Pro Tem Cora Cole McFadden about reorganizing the implementation of the Ten Year Plan.

City & County Plan Transition of Implementation of Ten Year Plan

Both The Herald Sun and The Durham News, (11/7/2010), report on the proposal of the City Manager and County Manager to transition implementation of the Ten Year Plan and the Durham Continuum of Care to The Durham Center and the City’s Community Development Department.