Community Shelter Board Local Homelessness Continues To Increase By Mike Foley • Jun 9, 2016 Strategies to end homelessness in central Ohio are working, but the number of individuals and families using shelters continues to climb. Annual Count Of Local Homeless To Be Conducted Tonight By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Jan 29, 2015 The Community Shelter Board leads the eleventh annual "Point In Time" count of the homeless population in Columbus and Franklin County tonight. More Space For Homeless Families Planned By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Apr 17, 2014 The Community Shelter Board is expanding space for homeless families as their numbers increase. Annual Homeless Count Today In Many Ohio Cities By Jim Letizia • Jan 28, 2014 Volunteers in Ohio today and tonight will conduct what is called the annual "Point In Time" count of the homeless. CSB Approves Plans To Fight Homelessness By Jim Letizia • Jul 2, 2013 The Community Shelter Board has approved spending nearly eleven million dollars this year on programs to combat homelessness. Emergency Homeless Shelter To Close At Month's End By Jim Letizia • Mar 21, 2013 The Community Shelter Board says its winter-overflow shelter on Industrial Mile Road in Franklin Township is staying open past its scheduled closing date of last Friday because of the unusually cold weather. Weather Creates Homeless Shelter Overflows By Jim Letizia • Dec 27, 2012 The fight over a proposed winter shelter for the homeless in Franklin Township is forcing other shelters to fill beyond capacity. Judge Refuses To Block Homeless Shelter By Jim Letizia • Dec 18, 2012 A Franklin County judge has refused to grant a request by a child care center to block the opening of a 190-bed homeless shelter next door in Franklin Township. Homeless Shelter Fight Goes To Court By Jim Letizia • Nov 29, 2012 The courts are being asked to step into the fight over a proposed homeless shelter in Franklin Township.