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RICH CREEK (WVVA) - The town of Rich Creek is getting a new addition -- an affordable residential housing complex.

A  groundbreaking ceremony was held Thursday morning for the new facility -- Summit Place -- which will offer residents the living experience in between a nursing home and apartment.

Summit Place will have 23 single rooms with private bathrooms and common living and dining areas. It will also be the most affordable supportive living community in the New River Valley. Fees are based on income and all inclusive versions will be available.

Construction on the facility will begin next week and is expected to be complete by spring of next year. Applications for residency will be available later this year.

For more information, visit www.summitplace.org or like them on Facebook.

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