By Steven John
Many cities in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties have seen the number of homeless residents increase in recent years.
The city of Temecula has taken a leadership role in Southwest Riverside County by creating a comprehensive approach to the homeless problem.
Temecula is committed to offering a hand up not a handout to those in need. Public safety is the number one priority in regards to controlling the homeless population so all residents can enjoy everything the city has to offer.
Listen to the interview in this segment of Eye on the community.