Sixty-five homes and shops are proposed on a parking lot next to Calvary Espiscopal Chuch in Downtown Santa Cruz. (SC Cedar Street Apartments LP)

Last updated: March 15, 2022

Project name: Center/Cedar apartments, Calvary Church

Location: Parking lot next to Calvary Episcopal Church at 532 Center St., Santa Cruz

Status: A design permit and building permit were under city review as of mid-March.

Developer: SC Cedar Street Apts LP – Matt Tunney.

Project description

  • Total units: The project calls for 65 residential units. 
  • Affordable units:  64 of the units are expected to be affordable, developer Matt Tunney said.
  • Height: 48 feet 6 inches.
  • Details: The applicant is seeking a design permit for a mixed-use supportive housing development of 2,210 square feet of commercial retail space, 65 residential units, and a public plaza. The church leases the parking lot to the city, and the project is proposed to be built on the lot, Tunney said. The church will remain.

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