Officials Celebrate Groundbreaking for DTLB Development to Provide Housing for Low-Income Seniors, VeteransRelease Date: 2017-08-16
“The Beacon is an important part of the significant efforts the City and Century Housing have made towards providing housing for the most vulnerable residents in our community,” Councilwoman Lena Gonzalez said in a statement. “This development will activate a key site along the northern edge of Downtown, while enhancing a major transit oriented corridor in the First District.”
In January, the LBCIC approved more than $12 million in funding for the development.
“The LBCIC is committed to investing our resources to developments that fill the vital need for additional affordable housing,” LBCIC Chair John Thomas said in a statement.. “This project will enhance the strong network of neighborhoods that promote a thriving Long Beach.”