In three months the new north state veterans home will be open for business. According to veterans advocate Maurice Johannessen, the new veterans home is scheduled to open October 25th. The home is located on Knighton Road in Redding. Johannessen says the new facility will house up to 150 vets. It also comes with a post office, general store, and barber shop. Each residential wing has a large living room and kitchen areas. There is also a courtyard with vegetable plots for residents to plant their own gardens.