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Denver City Council Approves Funding for Safe Camping Sites


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In a 10-1 vote, Denver City Council approved allotting $900,000 to existing and future safe-camping sites for people experiencing homelessness through a contract with the nonprofit Colorado Village Collaborative.

“I have heard from massive numbers of my constituents that they think this would be the direction that would be better to go than what we’ve had with unregulated camps,” Councilwoman Robin Kniech said during the February 16 council meeting before voting in favor of the proposal.

The money will help

Canvas opinions: our pick of the best sites for autumn camping | Travel

If you missed out on a UK family camping holiday this summer because the campsites you tried were booked, don’t despair. Campsite platform Pitchup.com and the British Holiday and Home Parks Association are reporting that campsites around the UK have gained permission from local authorities to stay open longer than usual to make up for opening later in the year due to the lockdown. So, if you act fast, your family can still get some time under canvas this October half-term.

It is little wonder so many people had difficulty booking a pitch this year. With foreign travel fraught

Airbnb Joins Vacation-Rental Sites Seeing Surge in Demand

Customers read newspapers and magazines at a cafe on a sea-front esplanade in Porto, Portugal, on June 6.

Photographer: Eduardo Leal/Bloomberg

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Antsy city dwellers seeking to escape their Covid-19 refuges are road-tripping to nearby vacation rentals in surprisingly strong numbers, showing the first signs of life for an industry that essentially ground to a halt in March.

“People, after having been stuck in their homes for a few months, do want to get out of their houses; that’s