R.D. Olson Construction breaks ground on Clearwater at Glendora, a Senior Living project
April 20, 2021
117-unit assisted living and memory care facility to provide extensive amenities, 24-hour care
Irvine, Calif. – April 15, 2021 – R.D. Olson Construction, an award-winning general contracting firm in California, today announced the groundbreaking of Clearwater at Glendora, a Senior Living project, which is a 117-unit, 107,980-square-foot assisted living and memory care facility in the San Gabriel Valley area of Los Angeles County. Construction is expected to complete Fall 2022.
The senior living community will be comprised of 88 assisted living units and 29 memory care units, offering specialized care for people living with Alzheimer’s or another form of memory impairment. Residents will have the option of single or double occupancy rooms, with studios, one- and two-bedroom room layouts available. Twenty-four-hour care and concierge services will be available for all residents.
“There is a significant shortage of senior living facilities in the Los Angeles area, and as the population ages the need for modern, highly amenitized facilities will continue to grow,” said Bill Wilhelm, president of R.D. Olson Construction. “Clearwater at Glendora will provide excellent care for area seniors in an environment that is warm, welcoming and complete with a wide variety of activities and amenities for residents to enjoy.”
Community amenities will include multiple dining venues, a wine vault, display kitchen, BBQ station, game room, theater, activity rooms, a lounge featuring a bar and piano, hair salon, state-of-the-art fitness center, art studio, four outdoor courtyards and a variety of indoor and outdoor seating areas. Vistas at Glendora, a Clearwater Senior Living project features a contemporary feel, with precast stone, brick veneer and other modern design elements.
Located at 333 West Dawson Ave., the community is in close proximity to Los Angeles, the Inland Empire and Orange County, allowing convenient access for friends and family visiting from throughout Southern California.
R.D. Olson Construction partnered with owner Clearwater Living, architecture firm AO, and interior designer Klang & Associates on the project.
Other senior living projects from R.D. Olson Construction include the $30 million renovation and construction of a new building for Atria Senior Living – a 1960s assisted living community in Newport Beach – and La Costa Glen, a Continuing Care Retirement Community in Carlsbad featuring independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing offerings.
About R.D. Olson Construction
Founded by Bob Olson in 1979 and led by President Bill Wilhelm, R.D. Olson Construction commemorates 42 years of building and is one of the top 40 general contracting firms in California. R.D. Olson Construction is a premier builder of hotel and multi-unit properties for several national hoteliers and developers, including Marriott, Hilton, Hyatt, Ritz Carlton, MBK Living, Related Properties and Meta Housing, and has a robust portfolio of renovation projects including Atria Senior Housing, Chapman University’s Reeves Hall, the conversion of the historic Bank of Italy Building into the Nomad Hotel, and more. The firm also has a rich history as a builder of office, retail, restaurant, education, senior living and recreational projects. Learn more at www.rdolson.com.