Homelessness To Be Problem Of The Past In Utah By 2015

The state has taken a simple approach to ending the problem: free housing.

Utah is the first state to implement a program that has reduced its statewide homeless rate by 78 percent, putting it on course to end the problem within two years. The original goal, as outlined in a 2008 state government report, was to end it by 2014, so as 2015 rings in another year, policymakers hope the problem will be done away with. Utah