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February 27, 2016 9:00 AM

Seattle tent cities: Solution for homelessness or unproven distraction?

Encampments designed to transition homeless into permanent housing

As homeless population explodes, city leaders see camps as a valuable tool

Sacramento leaders toured camps Friday and are mostly open to the idea

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Ryan Lillis has covered the city of Sacramento, its 108 neighborhoods and its politicians since 2008. Prior to that, he covered crime at The Sacramento Bee. A native of upstate New York, Lillis has a journalism degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

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