Register | Forgot Your Password? | Close

FARMINGTON, N.M. -- The signing of a contract for building materials allows the start of construction of new homes for Navajo veterans.

The Daily Times reported that the Navajo Nation's veterans affairs department plans to build 75 homes across the sprawling reservation, which is is located in northeastern Arizona, northwestern New Mexico and southeastern Utah.

The $1.9 million contract will provide housing material for 75 energy-efficient homes through Dec. 30. The homes will have one, two or three bedrooms.

The material is to be delivered in phases so it isn't damaged by bad weather during construction.

Associated Press,

share this story:
Attention KTAR.com Comment Users: We have recently changed our comments boards.
We would like you to be part of the conversation and The Voice of Arizona by logging in with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing KTAR (Arizona Sports) account members will need to create a Disqus account or use one of the aforementioned social media logins. Thank you.
comments powered by Disqus

World Class Arizona

  • Dignity Health

    World Class People. World Class Company. Excellent care, delivered with compassion, for all in need.

Voice For A Better Arizona

  • Family in Focus

    KTAR spends the week taking a look at the issues a modern Arizona family faces.