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Homelessness Advisory Committee

The purpose of the Homelessness Advisory Committee shall be to advise the Mayor and City Council on issues of homelessness in the City of Pittsfield with efforts focusing on advocacy and public education. This Committee shall work with community leaders, city residents and service providers to understand the needs of those who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless, explore in collaboration with the City, community leaders, City residents and service providers ways to address these needs, and recommend actions the City may wish to take to address identified needs. The work of the Committee shall be done in a manner that ensures all are treated with dignity and respect and in compliance with the City’s policy.