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Quixote Village earns national media attention

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OLYMPIA — A new homeless community in Olympia has attracted national media attention as a template for projects across the country.

With 30 tiny cottages on a 2.17-acre campus, Quixote Village opened for homeless residents last Christmas Eve. Each free-standing cottage measures 144 square feet with a bed, half-bathroom, closet, front porch, heating, plumbing and electricity. A community center offers mailboxes, showers, a laundry room and a kitchen.

The New York Times and MSNBC have recently reported on Quixote Village.…

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