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Parekura Bay House

The recently completed Parekura Bay House is another iteration of our “encampment” houses.  Three separate wings sit almost parallel to each other, following the slope of the land and gently rotating in plan as they drop down the hill. 16 more words


Orange County's Forbidden City

Author: Chris Rusnaowsky / Feb 1, 2018

Video Credit: Camilo Ramirez

One of the largest encampments in the United States stands on a flood control riverbed near Anaheim Stadium, California. 714 more words

2018 Archives

A New Self-Managed Homeless Village Just Sprang Up in Northeast Portland

The “Village of Hope” Sits on City-Owned Land, and Is the First Such Community to Emerge Under Mayor Ted Wheeler

Portland’s newest houseless village popped up this morning on city-owned land in a far-flung, woodsy corner of Northeast Portland’s Wilkes Neighborhood. 839 more words

Portland Mercury

3 Season Mummy Sleeping Bag by SurvivalHax

Pep is headed off to Winter Encampment as  Flight Sergeant in just a few weeks.   Winter Encampment utilizes sleeping bags rather than the traditional white flat sheets so she wanted a new sleeping bag that wasn’t pink.   170 more words


Fort Massac Encampment is Oct. 21-22

Saturday-Sunday, October 21-22, 2017
43rd Annual Fort Massac Encampment
Fort Massac State Park, 1308 E. 5th St., Metropolis
Sat.  10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sun.  9:00 am. 378 more words

All The Buzz - Bee Informed

The Current Situation with Unsheltered Homelessness in Baltimore

Over the summer, I had been keeping track of three different things going on in Baltimore’s unsheltered homeless community: (1) the road to housing for some of the MLK encampment residents, (2) harassment from the HOT team and other city agencies to the residents of the scattered encampments near I-83, and (3) the sudden rise of a tent city in front of City Hall. 520 more words


My letter to the Mayoral Workgroup on Homelessness on May 31st

After the haphazard closing of the MLK encampment on March 3, Mayor Pugh assembled a workgroup on homelessness to come up with innovative ways to reduce homelessness. 596 more words