The Chevron gas station on Expo and Fig was torn down for The Icon Plaza, a six-story luxury
apartment with 24-hour concierge, spa and pool, in addition to laundry,
maid and room services, The Daily Trojan reported.
“We know that there’s some projects now, like University Gateway, so we
want to have some shops that are complementary to the existing retail
there,” Billy Ruvelson, principal of The Icon Company, told Rachel Bracker of the Daily Trojan
“Whatever retail we have will be community serving and whatever stuff
is in demand by ’SC students and faculty.”
- 100,000 square-foot building
- 56 apartments
- 250 more beds for USC students.
- 23,000 square-foot lot.