New apartments, affordable housing for seniors

March 6, 2010 8:54:32 PM PST
More than 100 units of affordable senior citizen housing opened Saturday on the city's South Side.Mayor Daley helped cut a ribbon at the Montclare Senior Apartments in Avalon Park. He then walked through the seven-story building, which has 42-studios and 60 one-bedroom units.

The $20.4 million development has meeting rooms and other facilities that area residents who don't live in the building can use.

Rents range from $168 to $700 a month.