Ward 3 Short-Term Family Housing

  • Type: Supportive
  • Project Size: 1 building, 50 dwelling units, 45,662 sqft
  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Developer/Owner: DC DGS
  • Architect: Ayers Saint Gross
  • Builder: Smoot Construction
  • Green Certification: LEED for Homes Midrise v4, Gold
  • Year Completed: 2021

“The small size of the replacement shelters — ‘beautiful and dignified places’ is how Ms. Bowser once described them — is seen as a more effective environment in which to tackle the combination of issues that result in homelessness.” —With Her Shelter Plan, Bowser Is Succeeding Where Other D.C. Mayors Failed, The Washington Post

Images courtesy of Ayers Saint Gross.