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Neighbours concerned about homeless shelters set up in city parks

Victoria's strategy is to promote social distancing amid COVID-19 pandemic

March 26, 2020
By CTV News

Topaz Park in Victoria is one of three city parks that will be transformed into temporary homeless shelters. CTV News photo

The City of Victoria’s plan to transform three city parks into temporary homeless shelters amid the COVID-19 pandemic has sparked concern among neighbouring residents. Meant to promote social distancing, neighbours are concerned about drug use and other matters happening so close by.