Groundbreaking for The Legends at Hazeltine in Chaska set for May 30

Ridgeview Medical Center and Intergenerational Living and Health Care, Inc. (ILHC) announce that the groundbreaking ceremony for The Legends at Hazeltine (The Legends), a Senior Living and Care Community, will occur at 3 p.m. on Thursday, May 30 at the construction site adjacent to 1107 Hazeltine Boulevard in Chaska (the northeast corner of Highway 41 and Hazeltine Boulevard).
The Legends is a collaborative effort which will be owned in a joint-partnership between Ridgeview Medical Center and ILHC, and will be developed and managed by The Goodman Group.
Slated to open September 2014, the community will offer 125 apartments of independent and assisted living, memory care and care suites. The Legends will operate on an innovative approach that advocates for residents in navigating health care systems and supports the entire community in providing health care services, education, and programs to assist individuals in their personal well-being initiatives.
The groundbreaking on May 30 is the first phase of development for the senior living community which will include resort-style features such as three dining venues (formal, casual and pub), a 150-seat theater, indoor pool, spa and beauty salon, fitness center, medical office, fireside lounge, library, game room, arts and crafts room, business center, sundry shop, chapel/meditation room.
In addition, four-season porches will be located in the common areas throughout the building, and an outdoor terrace and fire pit will overlook the Chaska Par 30 golf course.
All one- and two-bedroom apartments will have full kitchens and washers and dryers. All two-bedroom and select one-bedroom plus den residences will have fireplaces. Future plans for The Legends include an outpatient rehabilitation and sub acute transitional care center on-site.
The Legends groundbreaking team at the ceremony on May 30 will include Robert Stevens, president and CEO, Ridgeview Medical Center; Pat Michaelson, vice president of Patient Care and chief nursing officer, Ridgeview Medical Center; Tom Egan, board member, ILHC;  Denise Gustafson, board president, ILHC; Mark Windschitl, mayor, city of Chaska; Scott Larkin, president, Rochon Corporation; Mitch Kilian, chair, Ridgeview Board of Directors; James Ische, commissioner District 5, Carver County; Jay Rohe, council member – Ward 4, city of Chaska; John Goodman, chairman, The Goodman Group.
A reception will immediately follow the groundbreaking and will be held at The Goodman Group headquarters, in Hazeltine Center, at 1107 Hazeltine Boulevard, Suite 200, Chaska.