No Room for the Inn
A Report on Local Opposition to Housing and Social Services Facilities for Homeless People in 36 Uni
Analyzes "Not in my backyard" opposition to housing and services for homeless people at 61 locations in 36 jurisdictions across America. Examines recent relevant case law and pending federal legislation which would make it impossible for service providers to receive federal base closure or surplus property, and which would limit the application of the Fair Housing Act. Reviews social scientific literature regarding effects of facilities on neighborhoods. Makes recommendations to federal, state and local governments and to service providers.