CIM, Lincoln Property go head-to-head for Lincoln Heights Jail redevelopment project

WORKS, a nonprofit, is the third contender

Los Angeles /
Aug.August 14, 2017 06:00 PM

Three contestants are lining up to win the prize of redeveloping the former Lincoln Heights Jail at 421 N. Avenue 19, which abuts the Los Angeles River.

CIM Group, the nonprofit WORKS and Lincoln Property Group are the three finalists out of nine bidders. They pitched their proposals for the historic property at a community meeting last week.

The city began soliciting proposals for the five-story, 230,000-square-foot property last year, Urbanize reported.

CIM Group proposed a concept called “The Linc” that would feature office space, multifamily residential units and low-income housing. It would also include retail shops, restaurants and a community garden space.

Nonprofit WORKS is aiming to replace the structure with 113 units of moderate income and permanent supportive housing, as well as a daycare center, art center and public gardens. It’s project is dubbed “Las Alturas.”

The third finalist, Lincoln Property Group, calls for the “Walkway District” that would open the building to the neighborhood with community gardens, sports fields and other spaces. [Urbanize] — Subrina Hudson


Related Articles

arrow_forward_ios
CIM Group’s Avi Shemesh and Lono Hollywood at 6611 Hollywood Boulevard (Google Maps)
CIM suing SBE Entertainment for unpaid rent at Hollywood eatery
CIM suing SBE Entertainment for unpaid rent at Hollywood eatery
Renderings of The Star
The Star, a $500M office tower project, looks to light up Hollywood
The Star, a $500M office tower project, looks to light up Hollywood
The Boyd Street fire in May, 2020 (Getty)
LA fire captain sues building, vape shop owners over May 2020 explosion in downtown
LA fire captain sues building, vape shop owners over May 2020 explosion in downtown
(Getty Images)
SoCal’s “Space Beach” is ready for liftoff
SoCal’s “Space Beach” is ready for liftoff
Clockwise from top left: Kilroy Realty CEO John Kilroy, Boston Properties CEO Owen Thomas, TMG Partners CEO Michael Covarrubius and Eastdil Secured CEO Michael Van Konynenburg (Kilroy, LinkedIn via Thomas, TMG Partners, LinkedIn via Van Konynenburg, Getty)
“We gotta get people back to the office”: West Coast landlord execs press for return
“We gotta get people back to the office”: West Coast landlord execs press for return
Oxford Properties CEO Michael Turner and the campus (Oxford)
Oxford moves into LA with $134M industrial buy
Oxford moves into LA with $134M industrial buy
Jose Huizar (Getty)
Jose Huizar was just an “evangelist for robust development”: attorney
Jose Huizar was just an “evangelist for robust development”: attorney
Post-production campus in Burbank sells for $37M
Post-production campus in Burbank sells for $37M
Post-production campus in Burbank sells for $37M
arrow_forward_ios

The Deal's newsletters give you the latest scoops, fresh headlines, marketing data, and things to know within the industry.

Loading...