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Feb 9: On Our Doorstep: Understanding Utah's Homelessness Crisis

Jan 26, 2017

Join KUER for the next installment of KUER Conversations, "On Our Doorstep: Understanding Utah's Homelessness Crisis."

Date: February 9th, 2017 at 7:00pm
Location: The City Library, 210 East 400 South, Salt Lake City, UT
Admission is free

Thousands of people are living on the streets in Utah struggling to find work and a place to live. Many suffer from addiction and mental illness, and sophisticated criminals are taking advantage of their misfortune, but Utah’s elected officials are working on a solution.

KUER reporter Whittney Evans is moderating a free audience driven panel discussion with community leaders on Thursday, February 9th, 2017 at 7 p.m. at The City Library in downtown Salt Lake. Whittney will briefly introduce the panelists and then the floor will be open to the audience to ask questions. 

Panelists Include:
Jackie Biskupski, Salt Lake City Mayor
Ben McAdams, Salt Lake County Mayor
Tara Rollins, Executive Director of the Utah Housing Coalition
Kathy Bray, President and CEO of Volunteers of America, Utah

Missed the event? We recorded it. Listen here.