What’s the deal with all the houseboats?

John Roderick recounts the history behind the houseboat community, and explains how they are an important part of Seattle’s culture now.

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Wallingford Visit Page
Gas Works Park Former site of a gasification plant is now a 20-acre park with picnic facilities and dramatic city views.
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