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Kenora residents are invited to a special planning meeting. It'll deal with the emergency shelter plan for Knox United.

The open meeting is set to begin at noon in council chambers. The proposal for Knox is slated for 12:30 this afternoon.

The proposal would see the emergency shelter move from the health unit offices on Matheson to the church on Second. Supporters of the proposal are hoping to have the facility operating at the new location this fall.

The proposal was unanimously approved by the planning advisory committee last month.

For more information:

Knox proposal approved

Knox offers permanent shelter

City of Kenora - Notice of application

Permanent home for emergency shelter is new focus, KDSB

Kenora emergency shelter moving into Northwestern Health Unit

Kenora's emergency shelter moves to Knox

Knox United looks to temporarily house emergency shelter

Knox United Church

Kenora Fellowship Centre

NeChee Friendship Centre

Kenora District Services Board - Housing services

Making Kenora Home - Resources and reports

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