SERVPRO of Bend Takes Lead in Cleaning Homeless Camp in Deschutes County
SERVPRO of Bend along with a homeless advocacy group, veteran outreach and the Bend Police Department assisted in cleaning up a homeless camp that had been expanding on private property for over a year.
The property became hazardous when it was found that many hypodermic needles and sewage were found on the property. After providing over 3 months of communication to the individuals of whom were camping illegally on the property, SERVPRO of Bend was able to start the cleaning of the camp.
All residence of the camp were provided with information of where they could go for assistance.
SERVPRO of Bend cleaned all of the hazardous materials from the property and posted no trespassing signs to identify the property as private.
The residence were appreciative of how caring the transition from the camp to the private property went and thanked all involved for their understanding of the situation.