February 28, 2020 – Cities throughout New Mexico are dealing with increasing numbers of people living on the streets, in makeshift shelters, or in unstable housing. Gene Grant and The Line opinion panelists look at the crisis for people suffering homelessness and question whether New Mexico cities are taking the best approach to address the issue.
Diane Denish, former NM lieutenant governor
Dan Foley, former state representative
Serge Martinez, professor, UNM School of Law
Diane Snyder, former state senator
For Further Reading:
As Webber grapples with homelessness in Santa Fe, homeless man lands at his doorstep — Santa Fe New Mexican
ABQ’s new homeless shelter? — Albuquerque Journal