Environmental Assessment for Longfellow Corner (Sep. 2020)
Resources for Community Development (RCD) proposes to acquire and develop the Longfellow Corner affordable housing project on four contiguous parcels (APNs 012-0964-007, -006, -005 and -004) with address 3801-3829 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way in Oakland, Alameda County, California 94609. The total site area is 0.48 acres. Two parcels are currently owned by RCD; two are owned by the City of Oakland. Three existing buildings at the corner of Martin Luther King, Jr. Way and MacArthur Boulevard will be demolished to construct the project. After demolition, RCD will construct a new, six-story building with 77 affordable apartments and 2,052 square feet of ground floor commercial/retail space. The unit mix will be 33 one-bedroom units, 19 two-bedroom units and 25 three-bedroom units for a total of 77 units. A total of 4,609 square feet of open space will be provided on site.