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How Mayor Murray’s plan to help homeless living in RVs unraveled

Robert “Robz” Archibald lives in the only remaining city lot for people living in motor homes, Sunday, Jan.

A fatal motor-home fire raises the question: What happened to the plan rolled out by Seattle Mayor Ed Murray last January to help people living in their vehicles? In short, the plan largely collapsed.  VIEW

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