The Dialogue: What Portlanders Have to Say About a Plan for a New Security Force in the Central Eastside
Last week, WW wrote about a plan by the Central Eastside Industrial Council to fund private security guards to patrol areas heavily populated by the homeless (“Security Details,” WW, Jan. 9, 2019). The proposal goes before the City Council on Jan. 30. Homeless advocacy groups say safe camping sites and parking lots and better access to support services are better solutions. Here’s what readers had to say.