La Crosse City Council approves help for homeless families

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WEAU) -- Homeless families in La Crosse could be getting help while they are looking for a place to stay.

Thursday night, the La Crosse Common Council approved more than $100,000 in rent assistance to help struggling families.

A little more than half of the money for the program is carryover from last year's budget, while the other $50,000 is from a grant.

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