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Fletcher, others discuss ways to address county homeless issue



Homelessness continues to be an ongoing issue throughout San Diego County, including in Lemon Grove.

On Thursday, San Diego County Supervisor Nathan Fletcher and outreach workers hit the streets to help some of the homeless in the Lemon Grove area.

"There's an urgency that communities demand and there's an urgency that humanity demands. And we give people the treatment and care that they need and get them off the street,” Fletcher said.

Another effort to help, a partnership between the city and county was announced on Thursday. It’s all in hopes of getting state funding to help pay for a $24 million, 40-unit permanent housing project by PATH Ventures in El Cerrito.

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