Long Beach, CA
Plan Check & Permitting
Under the City of Long Beach’s program to renovate its existing senior housing facilities, BASE was contracted as the Project Manager to upgrade a 35 year old 8-story building for senior citizens located in Long Beach, California. The development is composed of 140 efficiency and one-bedroom apartment units. The work consisted of adding an automatic fire sprinkler system, solar panels, replacement of the emergency generator, emergency call system, roofing, windows, bathroom exhaust system, waste piping. Ground floor common areas, including the kitchen, dining, laundry, restrooms, lounge and games room, were reconfigured to provide accessibility for residents with physical disabilities. Other upgrades included replacement of kitchen and bathroom fixtures and finishes as well as a landscape plan that reduced water use and provided outdoor facilities. On completion, the project received LEED Silver certification.