The Times Colonist profile of the Coalition’s Priority Housing Project List:

Since 2008, 248 supportive and 458 affordable housing units have been built. This is in addition to ongoing research, programming and advocacy. But there’s still work to be done, the mayor and housing advocates said.

Read the article: Group proposes a simple fix for homelessness: build homes

Source: Times Colonist

Author: Sarah Petrescu

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