Grand Rapids Community College announced a new partnership aimed at training construction workers to build homes.

Representatives from LINC Up and GRCC will made the announcement Monday, March 13. The nonprofit group and the college will use funding support from the Michigan State Housing Development Authority among other resources.

The money will be used to help teach local construction workers to build affordable homes in the Southwest Grand Rapids community.

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