Letters to the EditorNorthwest VoicesOpinion Sheltering homeless: Why not jail wing? Originally published October 10, 2018 at 4:13 pm Share story By Letters editor The Seattle Times I think if I were homeless and living on the streets, I’d be happy to be offered a warm, dry shelter, no matter if it had once been used as a jail. This is sensible and cost-effective. Ellen Kraft, Renton Letters editor: email@example.com. View Comments No personal attacks or insults, no hate speech, no profanity. Please keep the conversation civil and help us moderate this thread by reporting any abuse. See our Commenting FAQ. Powered by Livefyre The opinions expressed in reader comments are those of the author only, and do not reflect the opinions of The Seattle Times.