INVEST South/West is an unprecedented community improvement initiative under Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot to marshal the resources of multiple City departments, community organizations, and corporate and philanthropic partners toward 10 communities on Chicago’s South and West Sides. One of these targeted neighborhoods is the Back of the Yards neighborhood.


Celadon Partners will develop 100 new supportive living units at the former Baptist Retirement Home property which is listed on the Illinois Register of Historic Places. The Maywood Supportive Living development will consist of 83 studio apartments and 17 one-bedroom units. The facility will also include a dining room, resident lounge, beauty shop, exercise room, wellness rooms, a movie theater, and a general store.