Los Vecinos Grand Opening
May 12, 2009
The Los Vecinos Grand Opening, held May 12 in Chula Vista, marks the addition of 42 new units of sustainable affordable housing.
Community leaders including City of Chula Vista Mayor, Cheryl Cox attended the grand opening event for the project. Representatives of Global Green USA, U.S. Green Building Council, and San Diego Gas & Electric were also present to speak to the green features included in the project. Wakeland was the recipient of the SDG&E Sustainable Communities Champion award.
Located at 1501 Broadway, Los Vecinos is comprised of 12 one-bedroom, 15 two-bedroom apartments and 15 three-bedroom units. All of the units are rented to families earning 60% or less area median income.