Bare spaces show at the site of Victoria's homeless encampment Tent City as campers and their belongings are slowly moved out before the court imposed deadline of August 8 when the camp is to be shut down permanently. The site

Victoria’s Tent City slowly clears out

Homeless campers in Victoria's tent city are slowly moving out ahead of the August 8 closure of the site

  • Aug. 3, 2016 6:00 a.m.

Bare spaces are showing among the tents, belongings and debris at the site of Victoria’s homeless encampment Tent City as campers and their belongings are slowly moved out before the court imposed deadline of August 8. The camp is to be shut down permanently on that date.

The campers are being moved to new housing.

Lawns and gardens will have to be replanted and landscaped before the park is returned to its previous state.

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