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Sustainable Thurston Report Card

2. Finding shelter for our homeless population.



Outlook: Stormy, concerns for the future
Thurston County had a goal of reducing homelessness by 50% in ten years (2006-2015); the reality was that since 2006, homelessness increased by over 30%, and homeless students increased by over 80%.
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  1. Benchmark
  2. Evaluation
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Target


Thurston County has a 10-year goal to:
  • Reduce homelessness by 50% (to 220 people) between 2006 and 2015
  • Reduce homelessness in public schools by 50% (to 327 students) by 2015