Homeless

Regional
6:01 pm
Tue October 22, 2013

Homeless Man's Story Touches Magazine's Readers

The Ford Falcon's owner John has been homeless for seven years.
Credit Adam Morris, Milwaukee Magazine

If you have spent any time at the municipal complex in Wauwatosa, you’ve probably noticed a car that looks the slightest bit out of place in the parking lot. 

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Regional
1:32 pm
Mon July 2, 2012

County Chips Away at Effort to Stamp Out Homelessness

Builders work on the future home of the Autumn West apartment complex.

The Milwaukee County Board, two years ago, passed a resolution to end homelessness here within a decade. The supervisors included funding. According to the U. S. Housing and Urban Development Department, about 2,500 people in the county have no place to sleep on any given night. WUWM’s Marti Mikkelson checked in on the progress of the county’s mission, amid estimates that 20 percent more people are homeless than in 2010.

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