In Southwest Colorado's Montezuma County, the only homeless shelter within 40 miles can’t help everyone who needs itAs the cost of living skyrockets, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to keep a hold on stable housing … so, how does the only shelter in Montezuma County, Colorado for people experiencing homelessness fit into the complicated housing crisis?
Affordable Housing Developments Are Going Up In Southwest Colorado. But They Can’t Solve The Housing Crisis Alone.Southwest Colorado is facing a housing crisis just like many other rural communities across the Mountain West. To combat the problem, local organizations in the region are building affordable housing developments. But the housing crisis is a complex issue, and additional housing inventory won’t solve it alone. For KSJD News, Lucas Brady Woods has this report.