Special Conference Call for City Leaders

Winter Housing and Shelter Call

Learn about key partnerships and housing resources as the winter season approaches.

The LOC hosted a special city leaders conference call on Friday, November 13, focused on shelter and housing. Cities large and small across Oregon are struggling with a lack of shelter and resources to meet the needs of your unhoused residents and serve your communities. 

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Welcome – Mike Cully, LOC Director
Project Turnkey – Megan Loeb, Oregon Community Foundation

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  • Funding update
  • RFA process

State and Local Coordination – Connor McDonnell, Oregon Housing and Community Services

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  • Oregon Statewide Unhoused Response & Recovery Network for COVID-19
  • Oregon Disaster Housing Taskforce
  • Point-in-Time Count

2021 Legislative Forecast – Ariel Nelson, LOC Lobbyist

  • LOC legislative priority for housing and shelter funding
  • Boise v Martin workgroup
  • Expedited shelter siting

Conclusion – Ariel Nelson, LOC Lobbyist

  • Thank you and next steps

Contact Information:

Ariel Nelson, LOC Lobbyist
anelson@orcities.org or (541) 646-4180

Megan Loeb, Associate Program Officer for Economic Vitality and Health, Oregon Community Foundation
or (503) 944-2116 

Connor McDonnell, Housing Integrator, Oregon Housing and Community Services
Connor.McDonnell@oregon.gov or (503) 510-1678