Construction is expected to begin in May, for a 144-unit building providing several options for senior housing. The Mokena Village Board signed off on the plans this week.
The three-story building on an 11.4-acre site at 21536 Wolf Rd. will offer 48 independent-living apartments with either one- or two-bedroom floorplans and a private kitchen, along with 56 assisted-living apartments that will be either studios or one or two bedrooms with a limited kitchen. The building will also feature 40 memory-care units.Sun-Times Media reports that Ryan Cos. plans to open the building by mid-2015.