Housing should be first step against homelessness – KansasCity.com

“After the Kansas City cops evicted them from their encampment hard by the freeway ramp, David Strobl and Gary R. were even more homeless than they were before. Survival gear, personal mementos — every bit of it gone. “It’s as if they think that because we’re homeless that we don’t have a sense of value of personal stuff,” David said. Arrested for camping illegally, they lost almost everything they owned while in jail for, essentially, the crime of being homeless.”

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