homeless http://ijpr.org en Life And Success At Opportunity Village Eugene http://ijpr.org/post/life-and-success-opportunity-village-eugene <p></p><p>It took longer than its supporters envisioned, but <a href="http://www.opportunityvillageeugene.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Opportunity Village Eugene</strong></a> finally got off the ground, and has a track record now.&nbsp;</p><p>The village is a place for homeless people to stay while they look for permanent housing.&nbsp;</p><p>It's a constant challenge for Eugene's large homeless population.&nbsp; Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:10:30 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 15047 at http://ijpr.org Life And Success At Opportunity Village Eugene Eugene Gets A "Rest Stop" For Homeless http://ijpr.org/post/eugene-gets-rest-stop-homeless <p></p><p>The <a href="http://www.eugene-or.gov/" target="_blank"><strong>city of Eugene </strong></a>is finally getting a "rest stop"… but not the kind where travelers pull off the freeway for a few minutes.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>"Rest stop" in this context means a place for homeless people to spend the night in tents, a legal place to sleep in town.&nbsp; Tue, 10 Dec 2013 19:20:00 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 4387 at http://ijpr.org Eugene Gets A "Rest Stop" For Homeless Eugene City Council To Allow Small Homeless Camps http://ijpr.org/post/eugene-city-council-allow-small-homeless-camps <p>The <a href="http://www.eugene-or.gov/" target="_blank"><strong>Eugene City Council</strong></a> voted this week to pass an ordinance allowing small camps for the homeless.</p><p>The ordinance would give the council the authority to create multiple volunteer-run camps for up to 15 people&hellip; if a tryout with a first camp goes well.&nbsp; Wed, 25 Sep 2013 18:59:10 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 493 at http://ijpr.org Eugene City Council To Allow Small Homeless Camps