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Ground broken for homeless veterans village

Plans to partner with state veteran affairs

 

September 15, 2022

Gordon Weeks

Employees of Forma Construction last week break ground for the Shelton Veterans Village on 3 acres leased from the City of Shelton on North 13th Street, across the street from Christmas Village.

Workers broke ground last week for the Shelton Veterans Village, designed to house 30 homeless Mason County veterans on North 13th Street near Olympic College Shelton.

The village, which will be operated by the nonprofit organization Quixote Communities, is expected to open next summer. Quixote Communities also has tiny home villages in Olympia and Orting.

All three communities will benefit from the Tiny Homes Big Future fundraiser from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday at the Hands On Children's Museum, 414 Jefferson St., Olympia. Admission to the outdoor event is a $20 donation. The event includ...



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