Charles Cobb Apartments

Location

521 San Pedro St.
LA 90013

Description

The Charles Cobb Apartments is named after Charles E. “Charlie” Cobb Jr. who was a journalist, professor, and former activist. This community provides 76 special needs housing/efficiency apartments for chronically homeless adults with mental illness and/or co-occurring substance abuse addiction.

Year Completed

2009

Architect

Kivotos Montenegro Partners Inc.

Press

In a skid row apartment building, L.A. restaurant chefs help residents get cooking

A roof full of vegetables at the Cobb Apartments on Skid Row

A Community Garden Blooms on a Skid Row Rooftop

Cobbling Together the Cobb