Carmen Avenue Apartments
Carmen Avenue Apartments created housing for low income families and is totally accessible. The structures surround a community open space with wheel chair accessible turf grass, planted infiltration swales for roof and runoff water, a children's play structure, a stone water feature and paved use areas. Sustainable and green building features include: tall growing fescue grass for the turf and planted swales, storm water infiltration basins , recucled materials for the play structure and play surfacing and benches, organic certified mulch and soil amendments and low water use plant species.
Owner: Affordable Housing Associates Berkeley.