Homelessness

Target 7 Investigates: Is there a safe space?

19 Views  Â An investigation into the potential use of “safe outdoor spaces” in Albuquerque. Those experiencing homelessness have been seen camping in parks, on sidewalks and outside local businesses. The problem is so troublesome that some businesses have begun playing loud music to try and keep the homeless from their

Sidewalk filled with homeless camps outside Albuquerque senior apartments

183 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — As Robert Hilgendorn looks out of a window at Ed Romero Terrace, he said, “Hopefully they can get something done.” The senior apartments sit in the heart of the city’s International District. Hilgendorn said he’s never seen the area as bad as it is now.

Coronado Park closure due to increasing violent crime

261 Views  Â ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Coronado Park is an unofficial homeless encampment. According to the city, there are anywhere from 60 to 120 people that live here. Now the city is saying no more, the park will be officially closed in August.

Two FEMA disaster recovery centers open in New Mexico

412 Views  Â NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – Two FEMA disaster recovery centers are now open in New Mexico for those impacted by wildfires. At the centers, residents can get help with disaster assistance applications, upload documents and get any questions answered.