March 14. 2013 7:00AM - Last modified: March 14. 2013 7:17AM

BEAVER DAM - New apartments to target senior citizens

It’s big. It’s new. It has a lake and it will be coming to Beaver Dam’s north side this spring.

The Spring Lake Apartments – next to Kohl’s on 1734 N Spring St. – might not look like anything more than some mounds of dirt at the moment, but the pieces are being set in place and Charles Boysa from Basco Development said construction is moving along smoothly.

The $8 million project is designed for senior housing . Boysa said there is plenty of demand for senior housing in the area.

Ellen Fietz, leasing agent for Park Creek Apartments wants to cater to seniors by trying to fill the 140 units on the property.

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