Homeowner Workshops Set In Escanaba, Sault Ste. Marie

The U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development will host a pair of informational sessions for current and potential homeowners in the U.P.

The first session takes place on Thursday, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the MSU Extension office located at 2840 College Ave. in Escanaba.  Speakers include specialists with USDA Rural Development, MSU Extension, a home inspector and a real estate agent.  Attendees are encouraged to RSVP in advance by calling 906-428-1060 ext. 4.

The second session is on Thursday, June 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Bayliss Public Library, 541 Library Drive in Sault Ste Marie.  Speakers include USDA Rural Development specialists and a home inspector.  Also attending are representatives from the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians and the Bay Mills Indian Community to discuss their down payment assistance programs.