Altgeld Garden Homes Library

Owner: Chicago Housing Authority
Location: 955 East 131st Street, Chicago, IL, 60827

Description: This project consists of construction of a two-level library, day care center, and community space. This project is for the Chicago Housing Authority in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood. The building and site design are pursuing a Gold Certification under LEED Version 4. It will seek to obtain that status via storm water management system, heat island reduction, enhanced building commissioning, and many other energy conservation measures.