Community Forum On Homelessness in Marquette County Coming Up

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Doug Russell of Room at the Inn.

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – A community forum is coming up to talk about the realities of homelessness in Marquette County.

Doug Russell, Executive Director of Room at the Inn, joined the SUNNY Morning Show with Walt & Mike today to preview the event.

Russell’s group operates an emergency homeless shelter and warming center in Marquette.

He said the session will bring together the public with representatives of several agencies who interact with the region’s homeless population.

Russell said the goal is to have an open and frank conversation about homelessness in Marquette County and to explore solutions to the challenges facing those among us who have no home.

The Community Forum is Tuesday, September 12th, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at Messiah Lutheran Church in Marquette.


LISTEN IN – Doug Russell discusses the Community Forum on Homelessness in Marquette County.

VISIT – The Room at the Inn website.