O'Connell Centre to Become Residence for Senior Citizen's

The O'Connell Centre will become a residence for senior citizen's.

The building was purchased from Western Health back in January by Excella Lifestyles.

Once renovated the buildings outer structure will remain as it, however the inside will be completely renovated and will feature a coffee shop and outdoor decks.

It will be known as Westmount Estates and will open in the spring of 2019. It will have 100 beds.

Recently the building has been vandalized, the new owners say that video surveillance will be set up and that security are now on site.

Previously the building served as a hospital and as a long-term care centre.