Camping---2 The Vision (fwd)

P. Myers (mpwr@u.washington.edu)
Thu, 5 Feb 1998 17:29:45 -0800 (PST)


2nd of 6 parts...I won't inundate, but share a little each day.

patM  (fwded with the author's permission...he requests reply, reaction,
correction, etc.!)

---------- Forwarded message ----------
Date: Tue, 3 Feb 1998 00:40:23 +0000
From: John Statler <statler@jeffnet.org>
Subject: Camping---2  The Vision

The Vision--

Safe Campgrounds
Accessible
Acceptable
Warm, Dry, Equipped
Clean
Part of the Community
Families, Individuals, Pets
Children Accessible & Fun
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Participatory
self-governing
No Time Limits
Legal
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Child Care
Health Services
Social Services
Jobs
Ways to transition out
Telecommunications
Transportation
Education
Community Center
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Showers
Fire Pits
Trees
Openness
Workspaces
Garden
Tools

The Anti-Vision--

Legal Problems
Community Fears
Domestic Violence
Violence
AIDS/Communicable Diseases
Improper Sanitation
Junkyard
Shanty Town
Squatters/squallor
Not Affordable Housing
Hobo Hilton
John Statler           Homeless Camps 
Peace Productions      Not a solution,
1120 Niantic St.       A necessity
Medford  OR  97501
(541) 770-5524
statler@jeffnet.org