I understand that the State offered $30 million for emergency response. How is Pierce County addressing this?
Erica - who is the contact on eviction policy specifics?
Will the city and county use 1406, document recording fees, other funds?
In a meeting with Dept of Commerce, we were told Health Departments are the lead in each county.
any talk about negotiating with large venues where no events can take place to provide temp shelter with lots of social distance possibility?
I just e-mailed the agenda to the coalition
Hi Maureen, I think Community and Economic Development and the Office of Equity and Human Rights would be a good contact for your questions.
Canadian Chief Health Officer Tam has said we need to plan for at least 2 waves, possibly more. Are City and PCHD looking to Sept/Oct as well?
Any thought to providing cigarettes to folks experiencing homelessness in quarantine? That sort of thing?
How many confirmed cases have there been from local shelters?
Emily - can you post a copy of the Director’s letter re encampments?
what about alcohol and other additive substances at the quarantine site?
seems like long term care facilities such as assisted living and adult family homes aren't taking new people at this time. are there any options for people who need long term care but can't get in to long term care ? Concerned about them because they are the most vulnerable.
there is a fair amount of very local organizing going on on Facebook…mutual aid collectives, etc. Sometimes information is not accurate. Can your communications folks watch those posts at all? Should those of us who see them say…give your email number
How about if I spend all that money on hotel rooms...
Luis Rivera Zayas
TRM are still going out on Outreach
I have to jump off the call everyone! Please contact me if you have any questions. Otherwise please have a wonderful weekend :)
This is Theresa Power-DrutisIs anyone at the county/city level interested in a brainstorming session specifically about how to rapidly house COVID-19 affected folk? For example: renting a parking garage and buying RVs - parking them 10 feet apart.
A note about Guadalupe House Tuesday dinners. GH is suspending the 5:30 liturgy and providing “to-go” meal packages from the porch at 6pm on Tuesdays until further notice.
Great video with Mike Yoder (Associated Ministries) from Matt Driscoll at TNT https://www.thenewstribune.com/news/local/news-columns-blogs/matt-driscoll/article241104331.html Nice going Mike!
nice going maureen