Country Lane Apartments Groundbreaking

A groundbreaking ceremony was held recently for Country Lane Apartments. Todd and Michelle joined many others, including City of Sterling Mayor Skip Lee, and Ward 4 Alderman Joe Martin, at the ceremony. Country Lane Apartments will consist of new construction of forty-eight affordable dwelling units of family housing in the heart of Sterling, Illinois. Located…

Ground breaks on Hope Manor II Apartments

Mike, Diane, and Keith, along with Governor Pat Quinn and others, recently attended the groundbreaking ceremony in the Englewood neighborhood of Chicago on Hope Manor II apartments. Hope Manor II is a supportive, gender-responsive housing campus designed for Veterans and their children. It follows Hope Manor Apartments, both projects WJA is proud to partner on.…

Indian Trails Apartments achieves Enterprise Green Communities Certification

Indian Trail Apartments in Lawrenceville, Illinois, recently received Enterprise Green Communities Certification. This 44-unit development features 6 one-bedroom, 29 two-bedroom and 9 three-bedroom units. With a rigorous standard, Enterprise Green Communities Certified Projects must achieve standards in Integrative Design, Location and Neighborhood Fabric, Site Improvements, Water Conservation, Energy Efficiency, Materials Beneficial to the Environment, Healthy…

Hope Manor Apartments on CBS.com

Mike was interviewed for two recent features produced by CBS highlighting Hope Manor Apartments. WJA has been proud to partner with Volunteers of America Illinois in the development of Hope Manor Apartments in the 27th Ward of Chicago. Hope Manor Apartments will provide housing and extensive support services for more than 80 veterans a year.

Mayor Daley Joins Housing Officials For Groundbreaking Of Hope Manor Veterans Apartments

WJA’s Diane Baker and Keith Criminger were joined by Mayor Daley himself at the groundbreaking ceremony for Hope Manor Apartments. “We are committed to providing not only the needed, safe and affordable housing that our veterans deserve but also the educational, employment, medical and social services they need to get back on the path to…