Petition calls to scrap homeless camp near Greenmount Cemetery

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Petition calls to scrap homeless camp near Greenmount Cemetery

People fear site will have negative impacts on surrounding area
A temporary homeless camp near Greenmount Cemetery was set up in 2018. The city of Durango is considering allowing a camp to be re-established in the area. Called Elkview, the camp would have 25 campsites that could shelter 35 to 40 people living homeless who are making steps to transition away from homelessness. But a petition says such a camp would have negative impacts on the surrounding area.

Petition calls to scrap homeless camp near Greenmount Cemetery

A temporary homeless camp near Greenmount Cemetery was set up in 2018. The city of Durango is considering allowing a camp to be re-established in the area. Called Elkview, the camp would have 25 campsites that could shelter 35 to 40 people living homeless who are making steps to transition away from homelessness. But a petition says such a camp would have negative impacts on the surrounding area.
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