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South Seattle Residents Throw Work Party to Welcome Homeless Encampment

by Matt Mills McKnight

Last Sunday, approximately 90 rain-soaked members of the South Seattle community cycled in and out of a once fenced-in, empty lot adjacent to a 76 gas station in Rainier Valley’s Othello neighborhood. Their mission: Create a livable space at the new Othello Tiny House Village and Encampment intended to provide shelter for Seattle’s homeless, and allow them to build better lives for themselves while staying there. The encampment is set to open on March 8th.  Continue reading South Seattle Residents Throw Work Party to Welcome Homeless Encampment