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AMC disappointed by treatment of homeless community


Last updated 6/3/2019 at 2:12pm


Winnipeg is planning to eradicate homeless camps, which includes Indigenous citizens.

WINNIPEG, Manitoba-The City of Winnipeg has announced plans to hire a contractor this summer to dismantle homeless camps and collect used needles from parks and other public areas. They have accordingly put out a request for proposals (RFP).

The move comes as a surprise to some organizations that work with people at risk, including Main Street Project. The director of transitional housing, Adrienne Dudek, told Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ( reporters she hopes outreach workers have the chance to speak with people living on the street before their shelters are destroyed.

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