housing http://kuer.org en Utah On Track to End Chronic Homelessness http://kuer.org/post/utah-track-end-chronic-homelessness <p>The <a href="http://www.housing.utah.gov">Utah Housing and Community Development Division</a> says while they saw an overall increase in the number of people who experienced homelessness in 2012 their efforts to end chronic homelessness by 2014 is right on track. That number decreased by almost 10 percent last year and is down 72 percent since 2005. Housing and Community Services director Gordon Walker says while it’s a complicated problem, they’ve found success in providing permanent housing with limited restrictions.</p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 23:07:52 +0000 Brian Grimmett 20812 at http://kuer.org Utah On Track to End Chronic Homelessness KUER News Pod: Tuesday October 30, 2012 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-tuesday-october-30-2012 <p>Volunteers from the Utah chapter of the American Red Cross head to the East coast, Intermountain Medical Center celebrates its five year anniversary, and Utah home prices are on the rise.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="http://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F65402623&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true&amp;color=98091a" width="100%"></iframe></p> Tue, 30 Oct 2012 20:44:57 +0000 Brian Grimmett 20345 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Tuesday October 30, 2012