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Downtown Streets Team up for national award

Original post made on Apr 28, 2009

The Palo Alto Downtown Streets Team, which employs homeless persons and provides group support, is a semifinalist in the annual "Innovations in American Government Award" by the Ash Institute at Harvard University.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, April 28, 2009, 7:22 AM

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Posted by YSK, a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Apr 28, 2009 at 10:46 am

I think it's a fantastic program! Nice friendly courteous faces, helpful too. Especially nice in such stressed out times. Congratulations!


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