By Christopher Baker

PLACER COUNTY (CBS13) — Placer County leaders on Wednesday will introduce a new effort to bring affordable housing to Auburn.

Placer County and Mercy Housing are hosting a dedication event to celebrate the 79-unit affordable housing community.

The community is on a three-acre property, and options range from apartments to townhomes.

Placer County is also offering case management services for 20 families in these homes.