Siouxland Volunteers Build a Home In One Week
SIOUX CITY, IA — It sounds like a dare, build a house from scratch in one week. But it's a real event going on in Sioux City this week. Called "Blitz Build", this habitat for humanity program teams habitat volunteers with professionals from the home builder's association. It took months of planning, but the build is now underway in Riverside.Habitat bought the land and provided building plans and permits, the Home Builders will do the actual construction work and supply the materials.After the home is finished, habitat and the home builder's association will have a ceremony to present the home recipient with the keys to the house.