Tiny house village for the homeless goes solar in Oregon
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Founded in August 2013 as a “transitional micro-housing” pilot project, the self-governed, peer-supported Opportunity Village Eugene is home to 30 otherwise homeless individuals and couples. Each tiny unit—approximately 60 to 80 square feet in size—offers safety and privacy as well as computer and wi-fi access. Kitchens, gathering areas, restrooms, and laundry facilities are placed in communal areas. In place of rent, residents pay a $30 per month utility fee and community service hours....