Committee taking on problems right in our faces
January 23, 2019
The New Era’s office faces Main Street in the heart of downtown.
Thus positioned, we are acutely aware of the presence of and problems experienced and caused by the homeless in Sweet Home.
Although we often are not immediately involved, on a personal basis, in stories we cover for our readers, this one is different. We see it every day.
And we’re delighted by Police Chief Jeff Lynn’s efforts to take practical steps to employ some solutions to the local challenge of homelessness. We appreciate that he started late last year by tapping into the experience of our neighbor down the roa...