City Leaders To Hear Recommendations Of Dallas Commission On HomelessnessAs the temperatures drop, the city of Dallas is preparing to address the needs of those most at risk living on the streets.
Miracle Messages Gives Homeless Chance To Reconnect With Loved OnesMiracles come in all shapes and sizes, sometimes it can be a small gesture that creates a big miracle. A group of North Texans have created a Miracle Messages chapter in Fort Worth.
Salvation Army Preparing For InfluxWith the first cold weekend of the season coming, homeless shelters are expecting a wave of visitors seeking warmth.
Federal Government Estimating Number Of Homeless PeopleThe federal government is estimating the number of homeless people nationwide. The Department of Housing and Urban Development will announce state-by-state figures Thursday.
Report: Cities Passing More Laws Making Homelessness A CrimeCities in North Texas and across the country are enacting more bans on living in vehicles, camping in public and panhandling, despite federal efforts to discourage such laws amid a shortage of affordable housing.
City Of Dallas Dismantles Another Homeless CampAnother Dallas homeless camp has been cleared out, leaving several people without a place to lay their heads.
Homeless Camp Near Fair Park Cleared, Area Needed For State Fair ParkingThe homeless camp under I-30, at Haskell is packed, after the city shut down other camps. The space is supposed to be available for shuttle bus parking for the State Fair.
Shelter For Homeless Single Fathers To Open In Fort WorthThe facility not only provides a safe refuge for single women, moms with children and dual-parent families, but is also the area’s exclusive shelter for single fathers with children who are homeless.
DPD Officer Plans To File Suit Against City Of DallasOfficer Martinez will ask for damages because he was not fully reimbursed by the city for his time away from the Dallas Police Department, resulting in financial loss, mental anguish and severe damage to his reputation.
Critics & Supporters Clash At Dallas Homeless Commission MeetingDallas Mayor Mike Rawlings' Commission on Homelessness met today and got an earful from critics.
Homeless Man Falls Asleep In Dumpster, Survives Trash CompactorA homeless man who fell asleep in a dumpster on Lake June Road woke up in the hospital today.
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.