MN HOMELESS DAY ON THE HILL -- WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20TH, 2024
Come join fellow Duluthians as we head to the State Capitol
to speak to lawmakers about Duluth's
need for funding of shelter and housing solutions
sufficient support to address mental illness and addiction.
Shelter saves lives.
Housing ends homeless.
This trip is organized by Chum and our partners involved with Stepping On Up.
***Please register by end-of-day on Wednesday, March 13th***
For those taking the bus:
5:30 AM The coach bus departs from First United Methodist Church (Coppertop). Carpool if you can, and park in the east lot on the far north side (by the recycling shed). We will also make stops at Chum and at the Warming Center.
For those driving separately:
We will meet at Central Presbyterian Church, 500 Cedar Street, St Paul. Doors open at 8 AM, Orientation begins at 9 AM.
Legislative visits will be begin after 10 AM and conclude before 4 PM. Visits are scheduled for Rep. Kozlowski, Rep. Olson, Rep. Zeleznikar, Sen. McEwen and Sen. Hauschild. If you register after February 28th and are from a legislative district outside the Duluth area, we cannot promise to schedule a visit with your senator or representative. Legislative visits are subject to lawmaker availability. We will present the issues at our Winter Assembly on March 12th and will offer a couple of zoom meetings to provide updates, review the issues and participate in local discussion sessions. We are here to support you!
Information on this form is used to schedule lawmaker visits. You will be grouped with others from your legislative district to share your concerns with your senator and representative.