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Asheville's Homeless Count Climbs Despite Concerted Efforts

Starr Sariego
Asheville Watchdog

Asheville Watchdog reporter John Boyle reviewed his recent update on Asheville's homeless situation. John discussed how the city's last "Point-In-Time" count showed a significant difference from homeless numbers in January 2023 compared to 2024. That number was 573 last year but up to 739 this year. This conversation originally aired on May 1, 2024.

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