Self-help housing event |

Self-help housing event

What: National Home Ownership Month self-help housing event

When: 2 p.m. Tuesday

Who: Special guest Gilbert Gonzalez, acting under secretary, United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development. Several Citizens for Affordable Homes officials will also attend.

Where: Gold Country Estates, Kate Peak Road in Dayton

Features: The event will honor the 25 home builders in the current phase. It will also be the groundbreaking for the next 27 lots. Officials will announce an agreement with the Yerington Paiute Tribe to build self-help homes on American Indian land. Another 36 lots at Gold Country Estates will begin development late this summer.

Information: On Citizens for Affordable Homes call 883-7101, or