Architecture firm Carrier Johnson + CULTURE is designing the Hartford Villas apartments, a new affordable housing complex from SRO Housing Corporation.

The project, located at 459 S. Hartford Avenue in Westlake, would consist of a six-story building featuring 101 studio apartments, priced for households make 50 percent or less than the Los Angeles area median income.

A rendering portrays a contemporary mid-rise building, which employs different colors and materials to break up its facade.

Plans call for amenities such as a community kitchen, a lounge, a computer area and on-site case management.

Rendering by Carrier Johnson + CULTURE
Image via Google Maps

Highland Park Senior Housing Project Faces Appeal

Plans call for a three-story building with 17 residential units.

This week, the East Los Angeles Area Planning Commission will take up an appeal of the St. Mary Senior Citizen Housing Project, a proposed senior apartment building in Highland Park. The project, the applicant for which is listed as the Presiding priest of the Holy Virgin Mary, calls for the construction of a three-story, 17-unit development at 767 N. Avenue 50.