The lawsuit will be expanded to cover every homeless person in Denver, said attorney Jason Flores-Williams.
Denver nonprofit Bayaud Enterprises launched The Laundry Truck, which can wash 300 to 450 pounds of laundry a day, earlier this month.
With the possibility of cuts to federal housing programs looming, a new approach to address homelessness and affordable housing in metro Denver starts to take shape.
Defense spending accounts for about 40 percent of Colorado Springs' economy. Mayor John Suthers addresses military spending as well as veteran homelessness and infrastructure.
The old military base on the Eastern Plains has had some early success since it re-opened as a rehab facility for the homeless a few years ago.
The Colorado Coalition for the Homeless says it was only able to get details on 79 of those deaths.
Denver teens worked with Brooklyn artist Sarah Gerard to interview people experiencing homelessness for a new multimedia exhibition at PlatteForum.
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