Athens News Matters for December 2, 2023
In Athens Clarke County, a network of nonprofits works to aid the growing number of individuals experiencing homelessness in the community. Shea Post is the Executive Director of the Athens Area Homeless Shelter, which serves families facing homelessness. She sat down with Martin Matheny earlier this week to offer her perspective on the issue of unsheltered Athenians.
Mayor of Athens Clarke County Kelly Girtz and Alexia Ridley also discuss the unhoused population in the Athens area, and what local government is doing about it.