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Springfield, Massachusetts / Homeless Tent City #759076

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 03, 2004
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Springfield, Massachusetts: Ron Allen) The tent city for the homeless in Springfield, Massachusetts, featured; scenes shown from "Sanctuary City" in front of St. Michael's Cathedral & of a protest outside city hall; Urban Inst. statistics on the number of homeless cited. [Homeless man John HORNE†- says there are more homeless than you realize.] [Downtown Neighborhood Assn. Carol COSTA†, Catholic Charities Jan DENNEY†, advocate for homeless Michaelann BEWSEE†- offer views on the homeless people's situation.] [Mayor Charles RYAN†- says let's put the money on the table.]

Seigenthaler, John;
Allen, Ron

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