State hands Yakima County $6 million for affordable housing

State hands Yakima County $6 million for affordable housing
YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. -- KIMA learned Yakima County will soon begin construction on three affordable housing complexes. The county is getting almost $6 million from the state to do it.

The new complexes will be built in Yakima, Toppenish and Granger. Construction will likely start sometime in March. The grants are part of $65 million dollars being shared across the state.

These projects should create about 3,000 jobs.