In the mid-’50s, Madison Park-ites could be seen on sunny days mowing lawns or cleaning out garages. That meant a trip to the Montlake landfill, north of the university, to cart everything from lawn clippings and weeds to whatever couldn’t be given away.
A recent study from the Seattle University School of Law
found that by making homelessness a crime, cities are actually costing
Madison Park resident Roselyn Peterson has been volunteering on the
24-Hour Crisis Line once a week for nearly two years.