BOLINGBROOK, IL-Forest City Enterprises has brought on Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. to operate an Aloft Hotel at the Bolingbrook Promenade, a mixed-use project being developed by the Cleveland-based developer. Forest City is also announcing that it plans on adding office condominiums and age-directed housing to the 200-acre development, located at Interstate 355 south of Boughton Road.

The project, when complete, is expected to have two million sf of retail, office, residential and hotel space. The estimated cost for the entire development is about $350 million, says Valerie Westley, development director for Forest City.

The 155-room Aloft is expected to open in July 2009, according to a released statement from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc. A representative from Starwood Hotels did not respond to requests for interviews.

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