Matt Newkirk

Peoria Public Radio News
2:27 pm
Fri July 12, 2013

Heddington Oaks gets ready for residents

Ribbon cutting at Heddington Oaks
Tanya Koonce WCBU

  The ceremonial ribbon cutting on the new county owned nursing home signals the facility's completion . Heddington Oaks is located on Heading Avenue in West Peoria. It’s replacing the nearly 40 year old Bel-Wood Nursing Home currently located off Maxwell Road. Matt Newkirk is the Director of the County owned facility. He says the new facility cost about $35 Million and was more than six years in the making.  “We’re in the final stages of having public health come in and finishing our surveys to certify the building.

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