City of Winnipeg begins clearing homeless camp

Dozens of homeless people in Winnipeg are looking for a new place to seek shelter after the city forced them to dismantle a tent city.

This comes after safety concerns were heard from people working in the area.

The conflict has advocates calling for an Indigenous approach to addressing housing concerns.

 

Reporter / Winnipeg

Brittany joined the APTN news team in October 2016. She is Ojibway and a member of the Long Plain First Nation in Manitoba. Before coming to APTN, she graduated with a joint degree in communications from the University of Winnipeg and Red River College.