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7:08 am
Mon February 3, 2014

Louisville Runs Out of Extra Cash To Help Homeless Shelters During Cold Weather

Snow last month in downtown Louisville.
Credit Joseph Lord/WFPL News

It’s about  5 a.m. and about 15 degrees. Volunteers walk over snow, onto the railroad tracks near Dixie Highway to assist with Louisville’s annual homeless count. Volunteers shout toward a dark spot underneath an I-264 overpass.  

“Anybody up there?” asks Natalie Reteneller, development director at YMCA Safe Place services. 

In two hours the group—just one of many spread across the city—find five people who agree to answer several questions.

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