Park Employees Clear 20 Homeless Camps - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Park Employees Clear 20 Homeless Camps

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Olympia police and parks employees cleared about 20 homeless camps from along the Woodland hiking-biking trail between Olympia and Lacey. The Olympian reports neighbors had complained about safety, garbage and drug use. Police had warned campers earlier this month to move out and most did. No one remained Wednesday in the camps where about 40 people were counted in the January homeless census.

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