88-unit affordable housing development in Central Long Beach to face City Council

An 88-unit affordable-housing development at the southwest corner of Anaheim Street and Walnut Avenue will have to face approval from the City Council tomorrow in order to move forward with construction.

The site is home to multiple former Redevelopment lots that are split-zoned, meaning two different zones split the seven lots. Because of that, the units’ developer, affordable housing organization Bridge Housing, sought to have some amendments made in order to move ahead with the project.

The five-story structure will feature 18 one-bedroom units, 41 two-bedroom units and 29 three-bedroom units. Along with this, a three-story, 96-stall parking garage will be included.

The project’s proposal faces City Council at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, at 411 W. Ocean Blvd.

Brian Addison is a columnist and editor for the Long Beach Post. Reach him at [email protected] or on social media at FacebookTwitterInstagram, and LinkedIn.

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