For Immediate Release: 6/8/2018 9:01 am
The City Manager’s Task Force for Sustaining Housing First Solutions will host the second of two public forum listening sessions on Wednesday, June 13 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Worcester Public Library (Saxe Room), 3 Salem Street.
Members of the community are encouraged to attend the forum and provide input related to the draft recommendations of the Task Force. Participants will be invited to review the draft recommendations and provide comment.
The draft recommendations are Available Online.
In addition to the public meeting, members of the public are encouraged to submit comments and questions electronically by completing a feedback form at www.worcesterma.gov/hhs/housing-first. (NOTE: Those that would like to be contacted regarding their comments should provide an email address with their comments/questions.)
The 28-member Task Force is undertaking an in-depth examination of Worcester’s community needs and resources in addressing adult chronic homelessness. Ultimately, the Task Force will create and deliver a report to the City Manager in July which will outline the actions and resources necessary to sustain a long-term system of permanent supportive housing within the City of Worcester.