Belleville Assisted Living to Open in Historic School Buildings
13 March 2012
The Grand Opening of Belleville Assisted Living is in the news. Located in the Belleville School Building in Algiers, LA, Woodward Design+Build has designed and constructed the renovation of this historic property bringing it to new life.
Assisted living center to open in former Belleville School building
New Orleans City Business
8 March 2012
The Belleville Assisted Living Center will open on the site of the former Belleville school in Algiers this April.
The 56,000-square-foot campus, is undergoing a $13 million renovation, toward redeveloping several buildings on the former school campus into a senior living community alternative. St. Luke’s an independent organization that provides nursing care and residential options for seniors, partnered with real estate developer Woodward Interests to renovate the campus.
The new center will offer 53 assisted living apartments with about 550 square feet of living space. Each apartment will have a living area, kitchenette, bedroom, bath with walk-in shower and closet space. A staff of nurses aides will be available to residents 24 hours a day.
The renovation of the former school campus will provide that corner of Algiers about 50 new permanent jobs, Larry Stansberry, the CEO of St. Luke’s said in a statement.