“The complex issues surrounding homelessness has been more apparent than ever during a pandemic in Denver. With homeless sweeps and the closure of Lincoln Park to homeless camps, unhoused people continue to be pushed from the city’s core into different neighborhoods.
And while Five Points historically has been a homeless refuge, considering the concentration of shelters and services in the neighborhood, business owners say they’re at a boiling point with this crisis.
“Takes the wind out of your sails when you go out there and see that constantly,” Bruce Typher with Ken’s Reproduction on the corner of Curtis Street and Broadway said. “
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Rose, Alex. Fox News 28 September 2020.