Best Council Activist

Richard Troxell

The mayor can't stand him, so he must be doing something right. He's Richard Troxell, who, as president of House the Homeless and a former Vietnam veteran, speaks for Austin's homeless population. Week after week at council chambers, he has waged a one-man war against Todd's anti-homeless ordinance passed last January. The camping ban is still on the books, but it'll be tirelessly challenged as long as Troxell's around.

Richard Troxell
House the Homeless
PO Box 2312, Austin, TX 78768
www.housethehomeless.org

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