General contractor: Morelock Builders & Associates Inc.
Size: 73,000 square feet
Estimated cost: $9.4 million
Estimated completion: July
Project description: The 55 and older independent living community has a planned summer opening on 9 acres a mile east of the U.S. Highway 65 and State Highway CC interchange. The development features seven all-brick buildings with 13 two-bedroom units and 34 one-bedroom units, said Dianne Rankin, operations director for Morelock Builders. It also has a community building. H Design Group is the project architect, with engineering work by CJW Transportation Consultants LLC, Pinnacle Design Consultants LLC and CJD Engineering LLC.
Plans for the Finley Ridge apartment complex in the growing community of Ozark call for four buildings, four stories apiece, with 48 units each for a total of 192, as well as a 1,500-square-foot shared community and fitness room.