Ribbon-cutting at Parksville affordable, seniors housing project

On Friday, dignitaries will gather to cap off the construction of Hustwick Place, a Parksville Lions affordable and seniors housing project.

Parksville Lions Club housing society president Jim Hoffman stands in front of the now-open Hustwick Place.

Parksville Lions Club housing society president Jim Hoffman stands in front of the now-open Hustwick Place.

PARKSVILLE – Members of the Parksville Lions Club housing society will be joined by MP James Lunney, MLA, Ron Cantelon, Parksville mayor Chris Burger and RDN chairperson Joe Stanhope for an opening ceremony Friday morning at Hustwick Place.

Hustwick Place, a Lions affordable and seniors housing project, is located on Jensen Avenue and was built last year on the site of the former Lions housing for seniors. The new facility has been open for months and has been welcoming new tenants since last fall.