City of Fremont, Home

Posted on: November 15, 2016

Fremont Celebrates the New Laguna Commons Affordable Housing Development

Laguna Commons.jpg

On Thursday, November 3, the City of Fremont joined MidPen Housing, Abode Services, and federal, State, and county leaders to celebrate the grand opening of Laguna Commons, a brand new 64-unit affordable housing development located on Fremont Boulevard in the Irvington District. The event included self-guided tours of the property, remarks from project stakeholders, a dedication of the new community room to former Fremont Mayor Robert Wasserman, and a ribbon-cutting ceremony.

Laguna Commons was developed by MidPen Housing and Abode Services and partially funded by the City of Fremont. The complex offers affordable rental apartments to low-income families and individuals, including formerly-homeless veterans. Residents also receive on-site supportive services and access to the Robert Wasserman Community Room. Supportive services for residents include life skills training, job counseling, health and wellness programs, educational workshops, and an after-school program for youth. Laguna Commons also features several green building elements including resource-efficient landscaping, solar panels, and high-efficiency electrical and plumbing fixtures.

The City of Fremont is excited for Laguna Commons to join our community, proud of the collaboration that made this project possible, and committed to continuing to expand the availability of affordable housing in the community.

For more information about Laguna Commons, email MidPen Housing or call 650-356-2900.

Facebook Twitter Google Plus Email

Other News in City of Fremont, Home

Mail Theft.jpg

Mail Theft

Posted on: February 24, 2017

Fremont Storm Watch

Posted on: February 19, 2017
Spring Break Camps (3)sm.jpg

Spring Break Camps for Kids

Posted on: February 12, 2017

City of Fremont Keeps Residents Connected

Posted on: February 11, 2017
Teen Explorers.jpg

Now Recruiting Teen Police Explorers

Posted on: February 5, 2017
VITA 2017.jpg

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program

Posted on: January 27, 2017
City Hall.jpg

City of Fremont is Seeking New Teammates

Posted on: January 17, 2017
Community Alert.jpg

The City’s Community Alert System

Posted on: January 16, 2017
Summer Job Fair.jpg

Summer Job Fair – Recreation Services

Posted on: January 15, 2017
Warm Springs Bridge.jpg

City of Fremont Initiatives Underway

Posted on: January 11, 2017
Senior Center.jpg

Fremont Warming Center

Posted on: January 6, 2017
HIP Housing

Find a Housemate with HIP Housing

Posted on: December 11, 2016

FEMA’s Flood Map Service Center

Posted on: December 3, 2016
people eating

Fremont Shopping Guide

Posted on: December 2, 2016
LED Street Lights.jpg

LED Streetlight Upgrade Schedule

Posted on: November 16, 2016
road sign

Fremont Implements New Turn Restrictions

Posted on: November 10, 2016
MADD-Cabrillo Young Friends_sm.jpg

Thank You, Fremont!

Posted on: November 4, 2016
Energy Efficiency Day_sm.jpg

Fremont’s Energy Efficiency Efforts

Posted on: October 7, 2016
Mission Peak No Parking Signs.jpg

Mission Peak Parking Permit Program

Posted on: August 22, 2016
Pet Licensing.jpg

Pet Licensing in Fremont

Posted on: July 8, 2016