Stark Street Apartments

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Stark Street Apartments
Stark Street Apartments

Construction has begun on the second of three buildings in the Housing is Health initiative, an innovative partnership between Central City Concern, area hospitals, health systems and CareOregon to create supportive and affordable housing in Portland. Representatives from the coalition toured the construction site for the Stark Street Apartments in southeast Portland, September 15, 2017. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Stark Street Apartments
Stark Street Apartments

Representatives from Housing is Health coalition toured the Stark Street Apartments site: (Left to right) Bill Wiechmann (Kaiser Permanente Northwest), Ed Blackburn (Central City Concern), Cindy Grueber (OHSU), David Russell (Adventist Health Portland), Eric Hunter (CareOregon), and David Underriner (Providence Health & Services Oregon). (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Stark Street Apartments
Stark Street Apartments

(Left to right) Cindy Grueber (OHSU), Ed Blackburn (Central City Concern) and David Russell (Adventist Health Portland), tour  the construction site of the Stark Street Apartments in Southeast Portland, September 15, 2017. Construction has begun on the second of three buildings in the Housing is Health initiative, an innovative partnership between Central City Concern, area hospitals, health systems and CareOregon to create supportive and affordable housing in Portland. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff) 

Stark Street Apartments
Stark Street Apartments

Workers set the foundation footings for the Stark Street Apartment building. The building will have one and two-bedroom apartments with rents ranging from $412-$995 per month, depending on the median family income. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)

Stark Street Apartments
Stark Street Apartments

The Stark Street Apartments will contain 153 homes total, targeted for people exiting transitional housing programs who may have barriers to housing. (OHSU/Kristyna Wentz-Graff)