Following the money: Council implements new accountability measures

The Budget Support Act, passed by the D.C. Council on May 7, includes several accountability measures for this year’s investments in affordable housing and public safety.

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Photo of tents with a sign that reads "Stop camp evictions." Also, a group of people in winter gear have a conversation to the right of the photo

DC misreports number of hypothermia-caused deaths

The Emergency Response and Shelter Operations Committee of the Interagency Council on Homelessness revealed there had been an error in the number reported of unhoused individuals whose main cause of death was hypothermia in 2021.