Homeless Encampments in Parks Okay?
The Seattle City Council is considering an ordinance about homeless encampments. There are several components to the legislation. One that has concerned residents of various neighborhoods is the provision to allow homeless encampments on public property, including parks. Here are a couple links to articles on the subject. Council Member Tim Burgess wrote a blog post. The My Northwest news site has a report.
The legislation will be voted on by the full Council on soon. Whatever your view on the subject is you can contact Council members to express it. Or send one message that goes to all Council members at firstname.lastname@example.org