A pair of seven-story apartment buildings are now under construction at side-by-side properties in Koreatown.

The first of the two developments, located at 3951 Ingraham Street, consists of a six-story building featuring 14 apartments above a partially subterranean parking garage.  City records indicate that architect Chuang Choi designed the podium-type building, which is now fully framed.

The second project, located at 3945 Ingraham Street, will also be a six-story building with 14 apartments and a parking structure.  The building, which has not yet progressed above ground level, is designed by Leslie Thomas Lippich.

Both serve as a prelude to a large mixed-use development from Jamison Services, Inc., which recently started work nearby at the corner of Wilshire Boulevard and Wilton Avenue.

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City Looks to Update Land Use and Transportation Along Rail-to-River Corridor

A freight railway that cuts through South L.A. is set for rebirth as an active transportion corridor.

In 2012, Metro began exploring the possibility of transforming a segment of a former freight rail right-of-way that cuts through the heart of South Los Angeles into an active transportation project.  The project, now known as the Rail-to-River corridor, would convert the Harbor Subdivision - which runs east-to-west along Florence and Slauson Avenues - for use by pedestrians and cyclists.

To capitalize on this investment, the Cit