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ACC plans to shutter sanctioned encampment and address affordable housing crunch

Nicole Jordan

Athens-Clarke County commissioners have unanimously voted to accept a new report with proposals to deal with homelessness. At that same meeting, lawmakers moved ahead with plans to shutter the county’s sanctioned homeless encampment and passed a plan to address the affordable housing crunch. WUGA’s Alexia Ridley sat down with Mayor Kelly Girtz.

Alexia Ridley joined WUGA as Television and Radio News Anchor and Reporter in 2013. When WUGA TV concluded operations, she became the primary Reporter for WUGA Radio. Alexia came to Athens from Macon where she served as the News Director and show host for WGXA TV. She's a career journalist and Savannah native hailing from the University of Michigan. However, Alexia considers herself an honorary UGA DAWG!
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