Leopardo Breaks Ground on New 82,050-SF, 6-Story Library and Affordable Housing Structure

Leopardo recently broke ground on the new Independence Branch Library. This 82,050-square-foot, six-story mixed-use project uniquely features both a library and affordable living apartments at 4022 N. Elston on Chicago’s Northwest side. After more than 130 years, Independence Branch Library will finally have a building to call its own. The 16,000-square-foot, two-story library will feature Read more…

Leopardo Completes New 85,000-SF Will County Public Safety Complex

Leopardo recently completed construction on a new 85,000-square-foot Will County Public Safety Complex at 16911 W. Laraway Rd. in Joliet, doing so six weeks ahead of schedule. The two-story complex is comprised of a 66,000-square-foot sheriff’s department, 6,500-square-foot emergency telephone system board (ETSB) and the 12,500-square-foot dispatch center. Built in 1973, the original Will County Read more…

Leopardo Completes New Youth & Opportunity United, Inc. (Y.O.U.) Headquarters

Leopardo has completed the new Youth & Opportunity United, Inc. (Y.O.U.) headquarters and education center at 1911 Church St. in Evanston. The 12,871-square-foot headquarters features first-floor transformative learning spaces, counseling offices, a makerspace for science, technology, engineering, arts and math programs, a teaching garden and demonstration kitchen for nutrition and cooking programs, as well as Read more…

Leopardo Completes Renovation of Glen Oak Country Club

GLEN ELLYN, Ill. (July 12, 2016) – Leopardo Companies, Inc. has completed the renovation of Glen Oak Country Club, a private 18-hole golf course in Glen Ellyn. Established in 1911, the club recently initiated a master plan to update their decades-old facilities with the goal of enhancing member experience. Glen Oak’s existing swimming space, originally constructed Read more…

Leopardo Breaks Ground on New Youth & Opportunity United, Inc. (Y.O.U.) Headquarters

EVANSTON, Ill. (March 28, 2016) – Leopardo Companies, Inc., one of the nation’s largest contractors, broke ground on the new Youth & Opportunity United, Inc. (Y.O.U.) headquarters and education center at 1911 Church St. in Evanston. Y.O.U. is a non-profit youth development agency offering after-school programs, mentoring, as well as parental engagement and counseling services Read more…

Leopardo Breaks Ground on New Child and Family Center in Carpentersville

CARPENTERSVILLE, Ill. (Sept. 16, 2014) – Last Friday, Leopardo Companies, Inc., along with architecture firm Designhaus, Inc. and owner’s representative IFF were joined by local dignitaries to officially break ground on the Children’s Home + Aid’s new child and family center. The 27,000-square-foot facility will be located at 229 Lake Marian Rd. in Carpentersville. Once completed, it Read more…

Leopardo Completes 70,000-SF Recreation Center in West Chicago

WEST CHICAGO, Ill. (Sept. 9, 2014) – Leopardo Companies, Inc. recently completed the new 70,000-square-foot West Chicago Park District Athletics, Recreation and Community (ARC) Center. The new complex was revealed to the public at an opening celebration on Saturday, Sept. 6 that included a ribbon cutting ceremony. Former Chicago Bull Charles Oakley also hosted a Read more…