Yes, we have a local chapter of the national advocacy organization American Tiny House Association! We meet on the 3rd Thursday of every month. Email for more info!
Started in 2014 by a bold and passionate group of tiny diy'ers, we are 1400+ members strong! Join us for an event sometime to learn more.
Photo from one of the first news pieces done about tiny homes in SD. Article can be found here: https://www.sandiegoreader.com/news/2015/mar/25/cover-wishful-world-tiny-houses/#