Chelsea Living, a senior citizens’s assisted-living facility, has been approved to replace the vacant former Shrewsbury Manor nursing home at Shrewsbury Avenue and Patterson Avenue, below. (Rendering by Meyer Design; photo by John T. Ward. Click to enlarge)
By JOHN T. WARD
A dowdy stretch of Shrewsbury roadway is in the midst of a makeover.
An old bunker-like warehouse building is gone from the northeast corner of Shrewsbury Avenue and Patterson Avenue, replaced by two new retail businesses. And at the the southeast corner, the overgrown former site of a nursing home is about to get a new assisted-living residence for seniors.