Affordable housing announced for Merritt.
This morning, Premier John Horgan announced that more than 4,900 new affordable mixed-income rental homes will be built in 42 communities across the province.
In the City of Merritt, $4-million has been pledged to the Ask Wellness Society to build 40-units designed for seniors.
"These new, affordable rental homes are an important step toward addressing the housing crisis and giving families in every part of the province a break from skyrocketing housing costs."
The location, or a potential completion date for the proposed senior's housing in Merritt is not yet known.