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CITY COUNCIL APPROVES $50,000 GRANT FOR THE WARMING SHELTER

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THE CITY COUNCIL OF SIOUX CITY HAS APPROVED A $50,000 GRANT FOR THE WARMING SHELTER ON NEBRASKA STREET.

COUNCILMAN DAN MOORE SAYS IT WAS THE RIGHT THING FOR THE CITY TO DO:

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WARMING SHELTER SPOKESMAN JOE TWIDWELL SAYS THEY HAVE RECEIVED SOME SIGNIFICANT FINANCIAL PLEDGES RECENTLY TO HELP FUND THE HOMELESS SHELTER:

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TWIDWELL SAYS THERE ARE MANY PEOPLE WHO THE SHELTER IS CURRENTLY HELPING:

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THE COUNCIL APPOVED THE REQUEST ON A 3-1 VOTE.

MAYOR BOB SCOTT VOTED NO AND COUNCILMAN MATTHEW O’KANE ABSTAINED BECAUSE HE IS A MEMBER OF THE WARMING SHELTER’S BOARD OF DIRECTORS.