COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo— Homelessness related issues are among the most frequent complaints the City receives. The release of the City’s Action Plan for Homelessness Response is a step in the right direction, now the public has a chance to HelpCOS and shape the future of Colorado Springs with feedback.
A series of six town halls will be held around Colorado Springs from October through December.
City Council President Richard Skorman and the City’s Homelessness Prevention and Response Coordinator Andy Phelps will lead the Town Halls. Also attending will be City Council members, CSPD’s Homeless Outreach Team (HOT), Salvation Army, Springs Rescue Mission and representatives from the Pikes Peak Continuum of Care.
Online feedback about the Action Plan can be made through SpeakUp! COS. The deadline for public input is December 14.
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"), the City of Colorado Springs will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities. Anyone requiring an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this workshop should make the request as soon as possible by calling (719) 385-5248, but no later than 48 hours before the scheduled event.