The San Bernardino Point In Time Homeless Count took place yesterday (January 25). The Point In Time Count surveys people who are unhoused or living in the streets, and while the results are still being tabulated, the County shared volunteer participation numbers yesterday afternoon. 775 county residents volunteered to take part in the count, including 249 employees of the County across dozens of departments. Even Board of Supervisors Chair and local representative Dawn Rowe participated in the event.
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