Greenview Place Supportive Living Facility 10-year anniversary

Todd recently participated in the 10-year anniversary celebration for Greenview Place Supportive Living Facility, with festivities for residents and speeches by dignitaries including Congressman Mike Quigley. The 107-unit community in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood looks as good as new! Designed with intergenerational connections to the adjacent church and school, and linking a neighborhood of single-family homes…

St. Clara’s Rehab and Senior Care featured in EFA design showcase

WJW’s design for St. Clara’s Rehab and Senior Care skilled nursing facility was featured in Environments for Aging magazine’s 2019 Design Showcase! Some of the jurors’ comments are noted below: “Excellent process and documentation – stakeholder-created goals make for a strong vision, which is evident in the end product.” “This is a great project! It may…

Elizabeth and Michelle volunteer at The Kilpatrick Renaissance garden

Elizabeth and Michelle returned to The Kilpatrick Renaissance to volunteer with Renaissance Social Services and the Kilpatrick Garden Club for a Community Garden Beautification Day. They spent the day preparing the garden for senior residents and community members to later plant their desired fruits, veggies, and flowers, as well as helping some of the residents realize their garden plot…

Grand Opening of Silver Birch of Terre Haute

Michelle and Jacquie recently traveled down to Terre Haute, Indiana to celebrate Silver Birch of Terre Haute’s Grand Opening. The three-story residential care facility features 119 individual studio and one-bedroom units, along with a variety of amenities designed to promote independence and dignity for seniors of all financial means. Community amenities include a central dining…

Metro Landing of Swansea receives 2019 Wyvetter H. Younge Award

Fresh off the grand opening for the project, Metro Landing of Swansea received the 2019 Wyvetter H. Younge Award, which recognizes champions in affordable housing. The award was presented at this year’s Illinois Governor’s Conference on Affordable Housing, co-hosted by IHC and IHDA. The award is presented annually in recognition of outstanding affordable housing developments…

Grand Opening of Metro Landing of Swansea

Mike recently attended the grand opening of Metro Landing of Swansea, a new transit-oriented development that provides affordable housing for independent seniors. This three-story apartment building consists of 62 one and two-bedroom dwelling units, with common areas such as a living room, community room, library, computer area, fitness room, and laundry facilities. Located immediately adjacent…

Montclare Senior Residences of Lawndale achieves LEED Silver rating!

Montclare Senior Residences of Lawndale has achieved a Silver rating for LEED! LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is the most widely used green building rating system in the world, and provides a framework to create healthy, highly efficient and cost-saving green buildings. LEED certification is a globally recognized symbol of sustainability achievement. Key…