Richmond’s homeless population is increasing, nonprofit reports

“RICHMOND, Va. — Taylor Garrett trekked through the woods in Oregon Hill on a muggy Thursday morning as most Richmonders slept.

CBS 6 followed Garrett as she walked over weeds and by overgrown trees to find a tent tucked away from nearby homes.

‘Hello? It’s Taylor from Daily Planet outreach,’ she yelled into the woods. ‘We are here doing a survey today for folks who experience homelessness.'”

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