Merna Emara
Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

Jack Gray, above, has been vocal in his frustrations over needles and other dangerous items in his lawn, which he says originate from individuals who frequent the Family Centre. The facility has recently allowed homeless citizens to stay in tents on the property, below. They feel, due to COVID, the individuals have nowhere to go. They need a place to stay, and without an institutional answer, they have chosen to allow camping. -Merna Emara photos