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By Claudia Keith, Julie Chapman, Shirley Weathers, Cathy Frischmann and Lynette Pierson
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What: Jon Ruiz, “A Home for Everyone”
When: Saturday, May 18, 1:30–3:30 p.m.
Where: St. Stephen Episcopal Church, 414 SW Ninth Street (corner of Ninth and Hurbert)
A Home for Everyone
A Free Public Forum on Eugene’s Plan for
Sheltering the Unsheltered
Jon Ruiz, Eugene City Manager
—Speaker and Discussion Moderator—
Mr. Ruiz will discuss Eugene & Lane County’s implementation of a comprehensive new plan to shelter the chronically unhoused. The plan includes…
- Rapid re-housing for families and individuals in crisis
- Robust supportive services–counseling,
job training, drug and alcohol treatment
- A new 75-bed public shelter, open all year
- Many more units of supportive housing
- Improved management of landlords of low-cost housing
- Expansion and improvement of existing programs
- Increased shelter space for unhoused Veterans
- Shelter for youth with unstable housing
The forum will bring together Lincoln County civic authorities, housing activists and service providers to learn about Eugene’s new plan and consider the programs and services for the unsheltered here on the Central Coast.
The Canterbury Forum
Visit us on Facebook: Central Coast Canterbury Forum
Saturday, May 18th, 1:30–3:30 p.m.
St. Stephen Episcopal Church
414 SW Ninth Street, Newport
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May 3, 2019
The National Organization for Women (NOW) President Toni Van Pelt will appear on C-SPAN’s “Washington Journal” program this Sunday, May 5 at 8:00 am eastern (5:00 am Pacific) to discuss the growing momentum for the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) and key issues for the 2020 election.
The Washington Journal encourages viewer participation in the show. If you would like to ask questions or make comments during the live broadcast, please call in or submit them through:
We encourage our members and supporters to contact the show with their support for finally ratifying the ERA to the constitution and also with their concerns and thoughts on the upcoming elections.