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New Brunswick’s homelessness crisis and how it’s reaching a boiling point
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New Brunswick’s homelessness crisis and how it’s reaching a boiling point

When the concrete gets cold at night, there are few places left in New Brunswick’s big cities for those experiencing homelessness to sleep. John-Paul Arseneault, 53, says he has been living rough for more than a year.“I guess I am where I put myself in life right now, and it’s not a great place,” he said. Read more: N.B. minister ‘taken aback’ by calls for prompt action on provincial homeless shelter plan Read More N.B. minister ‘taken aback’ by calls for prompt action on provincial homeless shelter plan Living outdoors is never pleasant, but winter months make it dreadful.“The concrete gets kind of cold at night. Not so many resting holes to lay upon,” Arseneault...