The program is expected to support 250 families and individuals total in finding permanent housing.
While activists and leaders felt relieved when they heard the verdict, they also stressed for more action on police reform in Madison
Barrett will begin serving next month as the first Black sheriff in Dane County.
A recent Public Health order makes outdoor event organizers hopeful of return to in-person events.
This program will serve as an alternative to traditional police response on incidents regarding behavioral and mental health.
While COVID-19 has made homelessness more complicated, organizations, the city government and the community have reallocated their resources and boosted their efforts to serve the homeless community.
The two members claimed that a co-member “dehumanized” Floyd and made other demeaning remarks towards Black Americans, causing them to take a step away from the committee.