From the Ground Up: The Fremont Retirement Community

1520 E. Bates Ave.

Brittany Meiling, Editorial Intern

Tuesday, November 20, 2012 10:15 AM

Owner/developer: Miller-O’Reilly Co. Inc.
General contractor: Build LLC
Architect: H Design Group LLC
Engineers: Olsson Associates Inc., civil; Wells & Scaletty LLC, structural; Colvin Jones Davis LLC, mechanical, electrical and plumbing
Size: 37,800 square feet
Estimated cost: $5 million
Lender: Empire Bank
Estimated completion date: June
Project description: An expansion of The Fremont Retirement Community comprises two buildings: a 30,500-square-foot assisted living facility and a 7,300-square-foot memory care facility, according to Bryon Oster, project architect with H Design Group LLC. He said the two-story assisted living facility includes 56 beds across 48 single-bedroom and studio apartment units, a commercial kitchen, theater, private dining room, salon and Jacuzzi and workout rooms. The single-story memory care building comprises 16 beds across eight two-bedroom units, a commercial kitchen, sunroom, salon and Jacuzzi room.