Gov. Jay Inslee (center) addresses media Thursday before touring Snohomish County’s former work release building in downtown Everett. The building will be repurposed as a diversion center for struggling addicts by spring. (Ian Terry / The Herald)

Gov. Jay Inslee (center) addresses media Thursday before touring Snohomish County’s former work release building in downtown Everett. The building will be repurposed as a diversion center for struggling addicts by spring. (Ian Terry / The Herald)

Inslee: County’s plan for homelessness and addiction is ‘genius’

The governor was in Everett on Thursday to tour the diversion center that will open in March.

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