Do Chicago’s “cleaning” of homeless encampments protect the health and safety of residents? Or do they perpetuate the cycle of homelessness? Or do they perpetuate the cycle of homelessness? Reset checks in with Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa who is urging the mayor and other city officials to invest in permanent housing for homeless people. We also hear from the group Avondale Mutual Aid about what they’re hearing from Chicagoans living in the encampment.
GUESTS: Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa, 35th Ward
Andrea Zelen, member of Avondale Mutual Aid’s unhoused support team