WILLOWBROOK (CBSLA) — More affordable housing is on the way in Los Angeles County.
And on Monday, L.A. County Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas took a tour of the new Springhaven community being built along Wilmington Avenue in Willowbrook.READ MORE: OC Receives More Than 83K COVID-19 Vaccine Doses In Single Day
When it’s completed, it will have 100 apartments, half of which will be reserved for individuals and families who have experienced homelessness.READ MORE: LA County Sheriff's Motorcycle Deputy Thomas Albanese Killed In Lakewood Crash
“By the end of this quarter, we will have seven projects more completed, with 600 new units of affordable housing,” he said. “If you want to address the homeless crisis, it has to be confronted with first-rate affordable housing.”MORE NEWS: Lady Gaga's Dogwalker Shot, Wounded In Hollywood; 2 French Bulldogs Stolen
Springhaven is surrounded by a hospital, community garden, library, public transit and retail shops.