Detention Camp For Migrant Teens In Texas Is Shutting DownThe Tornillo facility with capacity for 360 children opened last June in an isolated pocket of the Texas desert. It expanded into a guarded detention camp that held more than 2,700 largely Central American teens in rows of canvas tents.
Texas Won't Pay For Educating Kids In Migrant SheltersThe Texas Education Agency told a charter school group that local schools that want to serve migrant students in federal custody can't do so with state education funding.
Lawmakers: Migrant Teen Tent City In Texas To Stay Open Another MonthTexas lawmakers say they have been told atemporary tent shelter in far West Texas for immigrant minors will stay open another month.
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.
City Of Dallas Dismantles Another Homeless CampAnother Dallas homeless camp has been cleared out, leaving several people without a place to lay their heads.
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.
KRLD Investigation: Synthetic Drug Use At Highest Levels In Downtown Dallas AreaSynthetic drug use is an issue throughout North Texas, but it is the most visible in downtown Dallas.
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?
Work Moves Forward On Shutting Down Tent CityThe City of Dallas is dismantling Tent City under I-45 near downtown.
Moving On From Tent City - It's All In The TimingThe hundreds of men and women living under I-45 near downtown Dallas are well aware of the city's plans to move them out next month.
Dallas City Council Votes To Shut Down "Tent City"The city of Dallas plans to shut down the homeless area known as "tent city" on May 4.
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.
Police Arrest Suspect For Interstate-45 'Tent City' StabbingDallas police have arrested a homeless man who they say killed a man living in a ‘tent city’ under Interstate-45, near downtown. Bennie Charles Valentine has been charged with Murder and Aggravated Assault.
Eviction Near For Fort Worth 'Tent City' FamiliesFrigid North Texas temperatures are just one of the issues that concerns a community of homeless Fort Worth families who worry they’ll soon be forced out of their makeshift "tent city".