Tagged: homelessness

Tiny houses looking more like permanent homes in El Paso County codes

Tiny houses looking more like permanent homes in El Paso County codes

Tiny houses could become permanent homes in some El Paso County neighborhoods, RV parks and agricultural zones.

Guadalupe Apartments, Weld County’s permanent supportive housing project in north Greeley, officially opens

Guadalupe Apartments, Weld County’s permanent supportive housing project in north Greeley, officially opens

The $13.5 million Guadalupe Apartments permanent supportive housing complex is the first of its kind in Weld County.

Guadalupe Apartments, Weld County’s permanent supportive housing project in north Greeley, officially opens

Guadalupe Apartments, Weld County’s permanent supportive housing project in north Greeley, officially opens

The $13.5 million Guadalupe Apartments permanent supportive housing complex is the first of its kind in Weld County.

Denver landlords tried to evict nearly 8,000 households last year. The success largely rate depended on one factor: attorneys.

Denver landlords tried to evict nearly 8,000 households last year. The success largely rate depended on one factor: attorneys.

In Denver County eviction court, landlords have an attorney about 90 percent of the time. Tenants, on the other hand, are represented by counsel about 1 percent of the time.

Denver landlords tried to evict nearly 8,000 households last year. The success rate largely depended on one factor: attorneys.

Denver landlords tried to evict nearly 8,000 households last year. The success rate largely depended on one factor: attorneys.

In Denver County eviction court, landlords have an attorney about 90 percent of the time. Tenants, on the other hand, are represented by counsel about 1 percent of the time.

Judge stalls potential sale of 59-acre federal property in Lakewood

Judge stalls potential sale of 59-acre federal property in Lakewood

A U.S. District Court judge issued a ruling this week that the federal government temporarily refrain from selling a 59-acre property at the Federal Center in Lakewood.

Formerly homeless residents move into crowdfunded tiny home community as city monitors pilot project

Formerly homeless residents move into crowdfunded tiny home community as city monitors pilot project

Denver’s crowd-funded tiny home project has run into more than a few road blocks, but on July 21, fourteen residents moved into their new community and on Saturday they invited reporters in to see it.

Colorado homeless advocates win delay of Federal Center property auction

Colorado homeless advocates win delay of Federal Center property auction

In response to a federal lawsuit filed by the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless federal officials have delayed the sale of 59 acres to developers, giving some hope that the land could be used to shelter homeless people.

Colorado homeless coalition sues federal housing agency over Federal Center land

Colorado homeless coalition sues federal housing agency over Federal Center land

The Colorado Coalition for the Homeless has sued the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development seeking to halt an auction of 59 acres at Denver Federal Center claiming the decision to do so may violate the Homeless Assistance Act.

Durango residents advocate for homeless campground

Durango residents advocate for homeless campground

In the year that Sonia Horsting has lived on Ella Vita Court in Durango, she’s seen many people make their way up the hill to camp north of the Tech Center.