BASALT, Colo. (CBS4) – A school district, a non profit, and a local government are all working Together 4 Colorado.
Affordable housing in the Roaring Fork Valley is nearly impossible to find on a teacher’s salary, but that’s changing as dozens of homes that only teachers can buy will soon be built.READ MORE: Victims Identified In Colorado Springs Mass Shooting At Birthday Party
The school principal says it will allow her to hire teachers knowing they will be able to stick around, and it has other communities looking to them for inspiration.READ MORE: COVID In Colorado: Rush On Wedding Planning Due To New Engagements, 2020 Postponements
Habitat for Humanity Roaring for, Pitkin County, and the Roaring Fork School District are teaming up to make the 27-unit Basalt Vista project happen.
The goal is to have the homes ready for move-in by the end of next year.MORE NEWS: Educator Maggie Stastny Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison After Having Sex With Inmate At Juvenile Detention Center
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