August 24, 2018; Star Tribune
Thanks to Minneapolis city officials and American Indian leaders, there is hope for a growing homeless encampment in Minnesota.
According to the Star Tribune, Mayor Jacob Frey recently announced that local service agencies will have a special focus on helping the rapidly expanding tent city between Hiawatha and Cedar Avenues. The deadline to eliminate the encampment is end of September. The rise in homelessness has been tied to a decrease in affordable housing and an