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Leaders plan new oversight authority to handle homeless crisis across King County
SEATTLE -- It’s the first of its kind in Western Washington – a plan to build a region-wide response to combating homelessness. The ‘King County Regional Homelessness Authority’ was unveiled Wednesday by Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan and King County Executive Dow Constantine. The idea is to tackle related issues as a region, rather than relying on duplicated services.