Lakewood’s Tent City Closes This Sunday
The long battle over the homeless camp in Lakewood is finally coming to an end.
Tent City will officially close this Sunday June 1, 2014
There are still about a dozen residents living in Tent City who will have to find another place to live.
People who were on the May 2013 census for living in Tent City at the time have been relocated by Lakewood Township to a motel for 2 months, or an apartment for at least 10 months.
At one time there were approximately 122 people living in Tent City.
Here’s a video of construction crews tearing down structures in Tent City