Every City Council member is crafting their own ideas for how to spend the money. This week, Commissioner Mingus Mapps put his proposal on the table - one he predicts will be potentially the most contentious ask made during the upcoming budget monitoring process, a period when council members make changes to the budget they approved in the summer.
Damien Wheeler used to work as a student advocate in Vancouver, Wash. now he's a community resource liaison at Bridgeview Resource Center where he gives families in the Skyline Crest community resources connecting them to housing assistance, education and employment.
A local doctor used a 3-D printer to make a prosthetic hand for a 6 year old. Also, a fire shuts down one of the main homeless service centers near the Springwater trail. And we learn about an undercover investigation into plant trafficking.