This educational gathering will provide insight into the current state of homelessness and panhandling in our area. We are bringing together elected officials, Metro Social Services - Homeless Impact Division, Metro Police and community partners to discuss statistics, trends, and available resources for persons experiencing homelessness during this difficult time. Finally, we will talk about how community members can help address these issues and find solutions.
This fast-paced hour will include information provided by:
District 15 Councilman Jeff Syracuse
State Representative Darren Jernigan (District 60)
Judy Tackett and Troy Jenkins, Metro Homeless Impact Division
Sgt. Jeffrey White, Metro Police Department, Community Affairs Officer
Community Partners (TBD)
THIS MEETING WILL BE RECORDED so that those who are not able to attend the live session can still have access to the information. By registering, you acknowledge this and understand that you may be visible if you choose to turn your camera on or use the mic to ask a question. Chat notes will not be published.
This meeting is hosted by District 15 City Councilman, Jeff Syracuse with help from community member, Tara Shaver.