Johnson County, Kansas, is considering the use of federal COVID-19 relief funding to convert a hotel into a homeless shelter.
The county near Kansas City may spend $6.5 million to purchase a Lenexa hotel.
The county's proposal would create a year-round homeless shelter with around 50 private rooms.
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