Veterans Manor Apartments Breaks Ground
On what has long been an underutilized site, at 35th and Wisconsin Avenue, The Center for Veterans Issues is working with Cardinal Capital Management to develop a four-story, 52-unit apartment building known as Veterans Manor. The project received $1,055,214 in WHEDA tax credits, and has financing through Chase Bank and IFF. The first floor will have tenant amenities, including a a fitness room, library, computer/technology center, media & recreation room, and counseling rooms. Additionally, the the first floor will have commercially leasable space opportunities. On the remain floors the building will contain 550 square-feet, one-bedroom apartments. The building will include approximately 30 underground parking spaces and additional surface parking.
The facility will also offer a long list of services for residents including job counseling, VA benefits education, case management, drug and alcohol abuse counseling, GED preparation, education, classroom vocational training, computer training and job training, and health as well as wellness training. Additionally, the facility will include a commercial kitchen and cafe to serve residents and the neighborhood.