Feb 27, 2014

Homeless Housing

In Olympia, homeless campers moved from a nomadic tent city to a low-cost community of 144-square-foot rental houses.

Why the 2.1-acre, $3 million real-estate development may become a template for homeless housing projects across the country:
Above, Thomas Reeves helps a friend move in on Christmas Eve.

(Photo by Bettina Hansen / The Seattle Times) — with David Condon, Amber Waldref, Ben Stuckart, Candace Mumm, Mike Allen, Kay Bush Bryant and Jon Snyder.