Progress Report – May 2020
Here are some news items and resources from our research and outreach since our April status report.
Last month we announced that Friends of the Unsheltered received a gift of a three bedroom house in Astoria for the purpose of providing affordable housing to people who might otherwise be unsheltered. Clatsop Community Action has agreed to be a partner by referring qualified individuals and providing case management. The house is old and has several issues which must be addressed in order to be ready for tenants, including a heat source in the bedrooms, electrical work for safety, beetle extermination, and hauling away trash including a dump truck load of tires, for a total cost of over $10,000.
Read more here.