Homelessness in Anchorage is a complex problem. City leaders have implemented a new plan to find solutions. In this web extra, Nancy Burke who is the city’s coordinator on homelessness and Captain Bill Miller with the Anchorage Police Department give specifics on how citizens should handle reporting illegal camps.
The full program, Hope for the Homeless, airs on Sunday, May 22 at 4:30 and 10:30 p.m. During the program, we will hear the story of Roger and Lucy, a couple who transitioned from a homeless camp into housing. Additionally, Mayor Berkowitz will talk about specific things the city is doing address the problem.