Yakima council approves funding for affordable housing

Yakima council approves funding for affordable housing

The Yakima city council approved the allocation of $165,000 to fund four new homes.

The homes will be built by habitat for humanity a non-profit that helps build affordable housing.

Their mission to help families become home owners no matter their income and have them invest 500-hours of labor into their home.

The fund will help start construction on south Naches avenue and east R Street.