Autumn Leaves of Gurnee Groundbreaking

Madison Edgar
Posted7/17/2014 11:50 AM
  • A rendering of the Autumn Leaves of Gurnee residence.

    A rendering of the Autumn Leaves of Gurnee residence.

To fulfill a growing need, a cutting-edge community specifically designed for residents living with Alzheimer's and dementia is breaking ground in the Village of Gurnee. The LaSalle Group, a national leader in memory care with more than 15 years of experience, is excited to break ground on its newest residence, Autumn Leaves of Gurnee (505 Hunt Club Rd., Gurnee, IL 60031), on Wednesday, July 30. The ceremony will commence at 10:00 a.m. and a ceremonial shovel dig will take place at 10:30 a.m. John Barbee, Executive Vice President of Real Estate for The LaSalle Group, and Jessica Akaah, Vice President of Management -- Culture & Training for The LaSalle Group, will attend the event. Kristina Kovarik, Mayor of the Village of Gurnee, will deliver a speech during the ceremony. A representative from the Lake County Chamber of Commerce will also be in attendance. The event will include a light brunch. It is free and open to the public. To RSVP, please contact Sarah Chidalek via email at Schidalek