Close this search box.
Get unlimited local news and information that matters to you.

Construction of Western’s House of Healing longhouse to begin this summer

City council approves ground lease for project based in Sehome Hill Arboretum

Federal funding will provide a kitchen and other furnishing in the Coast Salish-style longhouse planned for the Western Washington University campus. The university will build the House of Healing in a clearing in the Sehome Arboretum.
Western Washington University will build the House of Healing longhouse in a clearing in the Sehome Arboretum on the edge of south campus. Construction is set to begin summer 2024. (Hailey Hoffman/Cascadia Daily News)
By Charlotte Alden General Assignment/Enterprise Reporter
Construction for Western Washington University’s House of Healing longhouse is set to begin this s

Already a subscriber?

Log in

Unlock the paywall!

Get 24 hours of unlimited digital access to for just $1 with our new Digital Day Pass

Or become a subscriber.

Latest stories

Ferndale-based global bike brand will refocus on relationships
May 27, 2024 10:00 p.m.
Meet students from Whatcom County's class of 2024
May 26, 2024 10:00 p.m.
Brought from New England, 600-pound church bell arrived in 1884
May 26, 2024 10:00 p.m.

Have a news tip?

Email or Call/Text 360-922-3092

Sign up for our free email newsletters