Crosscut article by Sharon Lee
“I speculate that the people who will live here will have a few cracks in their lives. By giving them this ground to stand on they will have an opportunity to fill in those cracks and help create a more equitable society.”
“The three city-supported encampments enable people to live in a safe place linked with services.”
Sharon Lee, LIHI Executive Director.
Othello Village Celebration this Sunday, June 5, 11 am – 5 pm at Othello Village, 7544 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S, Seattle, WA 98118.
Billy Frank Jr. Place Groundbreaking Celebration May 27th, 10:30am, 318 State Avenue NE in Olympia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 7, 2016 Low Income Housing Institute Seattle, WA – Othello Village, the third City of Seattle sanctioned tent encampment, will open March 8th at 7544 Martin Luther King Jr. Way South, in the Othello neighborhood of Southeast Seattle. The property owner Low Income Housing Institute (LIHI) in partnership with Nickelsville will
9am – 4pm
7544 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S
Mayor announces LIHI project as part of integrated city planning in Lake City neighborhood.
Thank you to all the volunteers who made this possible!
On Saturday November 11th, the Nickelsville Tiny House and Tent Encampment in Ballard began operations