Grand Opening of Colonial Manor Danville

A grand (re)opening was held on August 31, 2017 for the Colonial Manor community in Danville, Illinois. This challenging project provides major programmatic upgrades to an existing 90-bed Skilled Nursing Facility whose original plans date to the 1950s. WJW’s design includes a new addition and substantial renovations to this legacy building to promote the operator’s…

Grand Opening of White Oaks of McHenry

A grand opening was held on August 31, 2017 for White Oaks of McHenry. The project is a 40 unit, memory care facility designed to serve older adults with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementia. The building will be managed by Gardant Management Solutions. It is located adjacent to Gardant’s Heritage Woods of McHenry Assisted Living,…

Countryside Senior Apartments achieves LEED Silver!

Countryside Senior Apartments provides quality affordable housing for seniors in a high performance building. This 70 unit independent seniors project is one of the first affordable housing developments in the region to earn LEED Silver Certification. Sustainable design techniques that helped in this achievement include natural stormwater management techniques, a solar thermal hot water system, high reflectance…