Curfews in effect for Puget Sound cities; Inslee activates National Guard

Innovative affordable housing development opens in Shoreline

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Data pix.

Several formerly homeless and low-income families in north King County now have a place to call home.

Ronald Commons opened its doors Friday in Shoreline.  The development offers 60 affordable apartments to formerly homeless and low-income individuals and families.

It also offers residents and the broader community access to critical support services, including a ‘grocery-style’ food bank, family services, financial education, and assistance.

"It's critical.  There’s a big need in Shoreline for low-income individuals, there are a lot of children on free and reduced lunch in this area, and people facing poverty in this area, so Shoreline line came together and formed a wonderful dynamic partnership to help people in the community,” said Lauren Thomas, CEO of Hopelink.

Ronald Commons is the result of a joint partnership between Compass Housing Alliance, Hopelink, and the Ronald United Methodist Church in Shoreline.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.