This week on Noon Edition we spoke to local experts about homelessness and panhandling in Bloomington.
The city’s approach seeks to not only decrease crime, but look deeper into the issues of poverty and homelessness.
Terre Haute city leaders found a way to reduce crime in one of the city’s central parks by more than 80 percent.
The cuts will leave many Indiana residents without the valuable services transitional housing provides.
President Obama is shining a spotlight on Elkhart, we visit some midwives looking for a certified program and how funding changes could affect the homeless.
The U.S. Housing and Urban Development's "housing-first" approach has left homeless programs in Clark and Floyd counties with nearly $550,000 in cuts.
While the overall homeless population is down, Bloomington's homeless population saw a slight increase over the past year.
Right now there is an eight-room emergency housing facility in Columbus, and during the winter agencies often have to place homeless people in hotel rooms.
Bloomington's Human Rights Commission has drafted changes to the city Human Rights Ordinance; It's up to the Common Council to finalize the additions.
The discussion of illegal activities on Kirkwood Avenue has been framed around the issue of homelessness—an ongoing, often controversial topic in Bloomington.