Veterans Park Apartments is an affordable multi-family apartment complex currently in development in Pomona, California. The family community will consist of 61 apartments ranging in size from 600 to 1,100 square feet.
Veterans Park Apartments will serve veteran families and their needs by providing high-quality affordable housing with modern amenities and on-site services. The 1.27-acre site is located two blocks from the Pomona Transit Center, a major hub with the regional transit authority. It is also within walking distance from Pomona’s Arts District and lively downtown area.
The property will have a single Type V over Type I building using high standards of design and construction, drawing from surrounding mission architecture and the nearby historic Pomona train depot. It incorporates public art elements to tie into the City’s nearby Arts District.
Veterans Park Apartments has a 1,052 square foot Veterans Center; a 1,725 square foot children’s center; and a 1,072 common room in the first level Community Room. On the second level, the property has 267 square feet of conference and counseling space.
Veterans Park Apartments has three areas for social services. The Veterans Center will be dedicated to serving the unique needs of veterans—from transitioning into civilian life to navigating the immense Veterans Affairs system—the services offered will support the needs of service heroes.
An on-site service coordinator will provide assistance with activities such as disseminating information about services available at the service center and in the community, and organizing community-building activities. The children’s center will host after-school programs. Services will include tutoring, mentoring, homework help, art, educational games, and recreation activities.
The community will include 25 one-bedroom/one bath units, 15 two-bedroom / two-bath units, 20 three-bedroom / two bath units. One unit will be reserved as an unrestricted manager’s unit.
All apartment styles offer contemporary living arrangements with balconies that open out to the courtyard to neighborhood streets. Each apartment will feature personal storage space, and modern kitchens and bathrooms. All kitchens will have garbage disposals, dishwashers, and energy-efficient appliances. The building is designed with a large open courtyard to provide play and social spaces for families to enjoy.
Proximity to services including: public library, park, stores, pharmacy, transit, and churches.
Property type: Affordable
Year Expected Completion: 2021
No. Units: 61
Developer: AMCAL Multi-Housing, Inc.
Contractor: AMCAL General Contractors