The Community Development and Housing Department (CDH) own approximately nine (9) acres of real property located near the corner of Valley Boulevard and Locust Avenue in an unincorporated area of the Community of Bloomington. On February 26, 2013 the Board of Supervisors approved the selection of the Bloomington I Housing Partners, L.P. (Developer), through a Request for Qualifications process, to develop an affordable mixed-generational housing and library development (Project).
Final plans of the 190-unit affordable housing community will include a new Bloomington Branch Library and community center were approved by the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors. The 13,993 square foot development, located near the corner of Valley Boulevard and Locust Avenue, will be built in two phases.
Phase one, projected to begin construction in fall 2014, will consist of 70-units for seniors, public library, and 2,200 square foot senior community space. It will also include 36 family units, 2,625 square foot community center and classroom facility. Phase two will consist of the remaining 84 family units. The housing project will lease one, two, and three-bedroom units.