Public Feedback Wanted At Dallas Homelessness MeetingsThe new Dallas Commission on Homelessness wants feedback from the public and is hosting two public meetings this week to let residents speak up.
It Takes A Village: Austin Community For Homeless May Offer Dallas A Template For ChangeWith a homeless population that is much higher both numbers-wise and percentage-wise than Dallas', Austin has been searching for viable options for decades.
Commission Being Set Up for Dallas HomelessDallas mayor Mike Rawlings announced the formation of a commission to find a long-term housing plan for thousands of homeless.
Residents Looking For New "Homes" After Tent City ClosureThreats of arrest apparently were enough to clear out an area in Dallas known as Tent City. The people living in the homeless camp under an Interstate-45 overpass packed their bags and moved out before today's deadline.
Tent City To Shut Down This Week... So, Now What?As the City of Dallas prepares for the final shutdown this week of the homeless encampment known as Tent City, a question remains. Where will the hundreds of homeless go after they have been displaced?
Dallas Street Choir Looking For One Million Video "Likes"The Dallas Street Choir has launched its first music video -- "Homeless, Not Voiceless: The Climb -- and is looking to get a million views or "likes."
Work Moves Forward On Shutting Down Tent CityThe City of Dallas is dismantling Tent City under I-45 near downtown.
Homeless Census Shows Numbers Up In Dallas & Collin CountyThe latest count of homeless people living in Dallas and Collin Counties shows there's been an almost 30-percent increase since last year. The latest unofficial census focused on what are called unsheltered homeless.
Man Found Living In FB Office Building After StandoffA woman in Farmers Branch, fearing for her life, calls police for help. But the subsequent standoff with police turned into something very different on Sunday morning.
Long A Niche, Street Medicine For Homeless Heads MainstreamThey're house calls without the house. North Texas healthcare workers are among those practicing "street medicine," a tiny health care niche that advocates predict will become more mainstream as hospitals and health care systems seek to cut costs.
Hatchet-Wielding Man's Attack Prompts Push To Close Dallas' Tent CityTuesday night’s attack by a hatchet-wielding man at a homeless encampment outside downtown Dallas has many pushing harder than ever to close down Tent City.
Arlington Life Shelter Expanding Next YearA short-term shelter is making a long-term investment in helping the homeless in the Arlington area.