Commemorate the Groundbreaking of 160 New Affordable Homes for Families in North Beacon Hill

What: Press Event for North Lot Groundbreaking 


Frank Chopp, WA House of Representatives  

Pedro Espinoza, Washington State Housing Finance Commission 

Maiko Winkler-Chin, Seattle Office of Housing  

John Kim, PHPDA 

Chris Walvoord, Enterprise 

Ken Takahashi, Chase Bank  

Hilda Magana, Jose Marti Development Center  

Jamie Lee, SCIDpda  

Jared Jonson, SCIDpda 

When: Friday, January 20, 10:00 AM 

Where: 1224 12th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98144 


Olympia, WA – Chinatown International District Preservation and Development Authority (SCIDpda) has worked in collaboration with Rep. Frank Chopp (D-Seattle) on a new affordable housing project adding 160 new units, early learning and childcare, and other service providers benefitting the residential community. Across Washington, almost every community has seen a deeper need for housing affordability. “Building A” is the first phase of this noteworthy project, with “Building B” projected to add 110 additional units in 2024.  

The ceremonial groundbreaking of “Building A” of the North Lot project will take place on Friday, January 20, at 10:00am at 1224 12th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98144.