Originally posted on CBS New York:
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) - An annual survey of homelessness in New York City has found a 23 percent increase in the number of people living on the streets.
The city’s Department of Homeless Services said volunteers counted an estimated 3,262 homeless people living on the streets on January 30. There were 2,648 counted in 2011.
WCBS 880′s Alex Silverman reported