Senior Housing News: Fox Valley Developers secures $82M for Illinois historic rehab

By |2021-02-09T18:54:04+00:00January 5th, 2021|

A development group led by Fox Valley Developers secured $82 million for the redevelopment of Old Copley Hospital, a nine-acre hospital campus in Aurora, Illinois listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The group’s redevelopment plans include 96 independent living, assisted living and memory care units, along with a standalone 53-unit community for people [...]

Illinois Public Radio: Copley Hospital Added To National Register Of Historic Places

By |2020-10-26T14:26:30+00:00February 21st, 2020|

The Copley Hospital campus in Aurora is now on the National Register of Historic Places. It is the first “purposefully-built” city hospital and dates back to 1888. Rachel Barnhart is with MacRostie Historical Advisors and wrote the nomination. She said the building was important for the types of care it offered. “The first part of [...]

Beacon News: National Register listing for Copley property in Aurora seen as key part of redevelopment

By |2020-10-26T14:26:56+00:00February 21st, 2020|

     Feb. 21, 2020 The Aurora Beacon News   The recent listing of the former Copley Hospital property on South Lincoln Avenue in Aurora on the National Register of Historic Places was necessary for the planned renovation of the property, officials said. The property needed the listing to keep its eligibility for state and [...]

Aurora approves $128.5 million Copley Hospital redevelopment plan; mayor calls it biggest investment on city’s East Side ‘in generations’

By |2019-11-13T18:22:09+00:00November 13th, 2019|

Nov 13, 2019 The Beacon News The Aurora City Council this week unanimously approved a development agreement with Fox Valley Developers LLC to turn the former Copley Hospital campus on the near East Side into a mix of senior living, independent apartments, education, neighborhood health care and parks. The $128.5 million development will include $9 [...]

A Once-in-a-Century Celebration: The Copley Campus Is Remediated & Secure

By |2019-08-01T23:20:38+00:00August 1st, 2019|

Fox Valley Developers cordially invites you to attend a community celebration recognizing the successful remediation of the Copley Campus. A celebration like this only comes around once a century. The former Copley Hospital campus is finally remediated, secured and preserved for future redevelopment! To recognize and commemorate this achievement, Fox Valley Developers invites the neighborhood [...]

East Aurora School District may move administrative offices to old Copley site

By |2019-03-07T21:46:17+00:00March 7th, 2019|

March 5, 2019 Chicago Tribune "East Aurora School District is looking at a plan to convert a building at the old Copley Hospital site into administrative offices and a professional development center. The East Aurora School Board Buildings and Grounds Committee Monday recommended going ahead with the plan. The proposal will go to the full [...]

Developers say Aurora’s old Copley Hospital site about 60 percent cleaned up

By |2019-02-11T21:13:23+00:00February 11th, 2019|

Feb 11, 2019  Chicago Tribune "Cleanup of the old Copley Hospital site in Aurora has been slow, tedious work in cold and wet weather – a bit more difficult than members of the Fox Valley Developers LLC team first anticipated. Yet group members are more bullish on the site’s future than ever, saying the growing [...]

$62,400 Raised for Hesed House at O’Malley’s

By |2018-12-16T16:23:14+00:00December 16th, 2018|

The members of Fox Valley Developers are committed to giving back to the community and are grateful that $62,400 was raised at the Annual Holiday Fundraiser for Hesed House hosted by O'Malley's Pub & Eatery. Every dollar raised will go back to fighting against homelessness in the greater Aurora region. Hesed House is the second largest [...]

200 Area Families Given Thanksgiving Meals

By |2018-11-18T16:45:59+00:00November 18th, 2018|

Ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, Fox Valley Developers teamed up with the Aurora Area Interfaith Food Pantry to provide 200 families in need with a turkey and sides to have a complete holiday meal.   Fox Valley Developers committed to improving the neighborhood and entire Aurora community by remediating, securing and preserving the former Copley Hospital Campus. After [...]

Beacon-News: Fox Valley Park Board seeks grant for old Copley park development

By |2018-09-12T21:03:27+00:00September 12th, 2018|

The Fox Valley Park District Board has approved applying for a state grant to develop a park as part of the renovation of the old Copley Hospital site in Aurora. The district is scurrying to meet an Oct. 1 deadline for making the application to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources’ Open Space Land Acquisition [...]