Community Invited to Share their Thoughts on Homelessness at Public Input Meetings

Jan 20, 2021

Residents are being asked to share their feedback about homelessness in the community, including personal stories, potential improvements in services, concerns and local needs.

A special virtual City Council meeting will take place January 27, at 6:00 p.m. for community members, businesses, agencies and grassroots organizations. A second special virtual City Council meeting will be held January 28, at 4:00 p.m. for those with lived experience of homelessness.

People wanting to make a presentation or speak at the meetings will need to register in advance by emailing or calling 705-674-4455 ext. 4209. You must provide your name and email address, and indicate who you represent (i.e. community member, business, agency, grassroots organization or person with lived experience). Presentations must not be longer than five minutes. The deadline to register is noon on January 27.

City of Greater Sudbury Council and Committee Meetings are accessible and broadcast publically online and on television in real time and saved for public viewing on the City’s website at:

These public input meetings are the next step in the City of Greater Sudbury’s homelessness consultation process. A survey is also available online at Paper copies are available at local shelters and warming stations, or you can call 311 to relay your comments. The deadline to submit feedback is January 30, 2021.

For more information on homelessness programs and services offered by the City of Greater Sudbury, visit