Posts about amenities

  • Garden Planning Workshop-image

    Spring is almost here and with that, we are super excited to announce that we are opening reservations for garden plots at 611 W Healey! If you are interested in reserving a plot you can fill out this form.   To...

  • Help for the Holidays-image

    THIS JUST IN: Santa's Elves are Overloaded this Year If Santa delivered gifts that need to be assembled, installed, or wrapped before Christmas (or after), or if you need help getting your home ready for the...

  • Growing Herbs Indoors Part 2: Recipes-image

    Last week our friends at the U of I taught us how to grow herbs indoors. Now they’re back with some tasty recipes to try using those freshly grown herbs!   First of all, check out this blog post from the University of...

  • Urban Farm Update!-image

    Winter weather is quickly approaching and work on our Urban Farm project at 611 W. Healey is on hold until the spring, so we thought now would be the perfect time for a progress update!   In October we hosted a small...

  • Let's Compost!-image

    If you live in our buildings near downtown, you may have seen our shiny new compost bin at 611 W. Healey! We are super excited to be able to offer this new amenity to residents. But what is composting and what do you need to...

  • What is Urban Farming?-image

    One of our most exciting projects right now is the creation of an urban farm in the empty lot next to 611 W. Healey St. with help from the University of Illinois’ Metropolitan Food Supply and Environmental Systems(MFST)...

  • How to Keep Your Package Secure and Save Time with R+B@Home-image

    table { border-collapse: collapse; width: 100%; } td, th { border: 1px solid #dddddd; text-align: left; padding: 8px; height:100; } th { background-color: #fb6c30; color:white; } Online shopping is the...

  • Why we deserve to be Illini Radio’s Best in C-U according to YOU-image

    Why argue for ourselves when we can have our wonderful residents do it for us?! We gotta say, you guys sure do make a good argument for why we deserve to win this year’s Best of Champaign-Urbana! We are in the running for...

  • What is Composting?-image

      We are building a composting center in the empty lot at 611 W. Healey, so we thought we should share some information about composting. We are newbies to this process, as are many of our residents, so we got some...