At its regularly scheduled monthly meeting, the Town of Killingly Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously approved a special permit for the Country Living at Westview Commons Residential Life Care Community project last night at the Killingly Town Hall.
The project was described as a 73-Unit Independent Living Center for the elderly with one and two bedroom efficiency apartments to be located at 117 Ware Road, in Dayville, Connecticut. The estimated $15,000,000 project includes a 112,000 square foot, two story building with 44 single bedroom units, 29 two bedroom units, a lower level indoor parking garage, a large two story great room for dining and entertainment, a country store, café, movie theater, library, gym, outdoor gazebo with walking trails, gardens and exterior water features as well. The program also touts a long list of amenities including concierge services, 24 hour security, dining, numerous educational and recreational programs, transportation, entertainment; and support for cleaning, maintenance and laundry services.
“We greatly appreciate all of the support we have received for our project,” stated David T. Panteleakos, CEO and Administrator for Westview Health Care Center. “This type of housing and services for our retired and elderly citizens is in tremendous demand in our region. We intend to build a facility and program that matches Westview Health Care Center’s five star ratings, services and status.”
The project was also approved by the Inland Wetlands and Watercourse Commission on February 5, 2018 and an official groundbreaking is planned for the fall.
Westview Health Care Center is a 103-bed inpatient skilled nursing facility, which includes a distinct and self-contained 28-bed sub-acute short-term rehabilitation unit and outpatient physical, occupational and speech therapies including: Sports Medicine, Adolescent/Pediatric, Adult and Aquatic Outpatient Centers, all dedicated to providing outstanding quality health care services. The facility is located in Dayville, Connecticut and is ranked among the top nursing facilities in the nation according to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service; and U.S. News and World Report for the past 12 years.
If you or your loved one would like more information or to take a tour of the facility, we invite you to a closer look at Westview Health Care Center.
Please contact our Resident Services office at 860-774-8574