Denver Homelessness Out Loud has been trying to establish housing on a vacant land near Denver's Curtis Park.
Activists defied an eviction notice for a tent village on the land Thursday.
- The doors to the Denver Rescue Mission's Lawrence Street Community Center are finally open, more than a month after the $8 million facility was scheduled to open.Read more
- A poll commissioned by the foundation earlier this year found almost half the Metro area residents surveyed had a friend or relative who has been homeless.Read more
- The two-stage expansion will include adding beds to an existing emergency shelter, doubling the capacity of a kitchen and building a new day center.Read more
Some laws make it illegal for people to ask for money after sunset or to panhandle at a bus stop.
- The city may change its panhandling law to bring it in line with a court ruling last week.Read more