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Ten-Year Plan Commission on Homelessness
The purpose of the Commission is to effect the vision of the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Ten-Year Plan to End Chronic Homelessness, including overseeing implementation of the strategic initiatives described in the Ten-Year Plan to End Chronic Homelessness.
The Commission is comprised of twelve menbers. Six members are appointed by the City Council, upon recommendation of the Mayor. Five members are appointed by the County Commissioners. The Mayor and the Chairperson of the County Commissioners shall appoint the Chairperson of the Commission. The membership shall be representative of the Homeless Council as well as other supportive services, and may include: rental real estate, mental health, social services, businesses and professionals, criminal justice, education and workforce development, advocacy and consumers, with one member affiliated with the Neighborhood Alliance or Neighborhood Association and one member having an accounting, financial, or CPA background. Elected City and County officials shall be appointed as ex-officio, non-voting members of the Commission.
The terms of office are for three years. Initially, six members will serve two-year terms, five members will serve three-year terms, and the Chairperson will serve a two-year term. Members are limited to two consecutive terms.
Monthly - TBA
The following appointments are open for applicants:
Forsyth County Code
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TV Broadcast Schedule
The Commissioner's meetings, held on Mondays, are broadcast live at 6:00 pm on WSTV
13 - The Government Channel. They are rebroadcast the following Tuesday at 9:00
AM and the following Wednesday at 9:00 pm.
The Commissioner's briefings, held on Thursdays, are broadcast live at 2:00 pm on
WSTV 13 - The Government Channel. They are rebroadcast the same day at 6:00 pm.