Interfaith Works wants to locate the 40-bed shelter at 1011 10th Ave. SE and it would reportedly have fewer rules than traditional shelters, including accepting sex offenders.
The president of the Eastside Neighborhood Association said residents didn’t learn of the proposal until reading about it in the Olympian last week. On Tuesday, they voiced concerns at a city council meeting.
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