Community Development

City Celebrates Grand Opening of Affordable Housing Project Spark at Midtown

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The City of Long Beach, in partnership with The Long Beach Community Investment Company (LBCIC) and Linc Housing Corporation (Linc), today celebrated the opening of the Spark at Midtown (Spark)

The afternoon event included a tour of the five-story development located at 1900 Long Beach Blvd. The project provides a mix of one-, two-, and three-bedroom units for low-income residents earning 60 percent of the area median income (AMI) and individuals who have experienced homelessness. Construction on the site, which was previously a vacant lot, began in spring 2019 and was completed in early 2021.

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