RICHMOND, Ill., Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- An open house celebration took place Friday, August 11th, led by Full Circle Communities' President, Joshua Wilmoth and Full Circle's Vice President of Real Estate, Lindsey Haines. This event signaled the opening of the new 22,000 square foot, 3-story affordable senior living complex located at 5615 Liberty Street in Richmond, Illinois. The celebration included an Awards Ceremony followed by Property Tours of the new space.
This new development serves low income seniors in need of secure housing. The building is situated adjacent to a walking trail and features a variety of services focused on health and wellness. The building has (25) accessible units comprised of one and two bedroom units, a computer lab, library, community room, and an on-site property management office. Full Circle Communities also provides "concierge amenities" including transportation services, case management, medical screenings, health and fitness resources for their residents. A natural wetlands buffer and generous landscaping provide for an environmentally-friendly outdoor setting surrounding the Apartments.
"We are honored to be a part of this new partnership that brings affordable housing and support to deserving seniors. In addition, we are proud to announce that this facility is Energy Star Certified – features include high-efficiency heating, cooling and ventilation systems, comprehensive water management systems, high-performing thermal windows and energy efficient lighting and appliances," noted Project Director, Jim Hempleman.
In addition to Hempleman, Novak Construction was represented by Vice President, Greg Terwilliger and Sr. Project Manager, Andy Kivari.
ABOUT NOVAK CONSTRUCTION Celebrating its 37th year, Novak Construction (www.novakconstruction.com), founded by John Novak in 1980, is a top tier, nationally-recognized General Contractor and Construction Management firm known for its well-rounded portfolio and many projects in the retail, industrial, corporate, institutional, healthcare, hospitality, and multi-family/mixed-use sectors. Novak Construction has consistently been named as one of Chicago's Top General Contractors. In October 2015, Novak Construction Company was awarded AIA Chicago's Design Excellence Award - General Contractor for its By The Hand Club for Kids project.