• 13,300-SF, one-story daycare center
  • Consists of classrooms, gross motor playroom and associated administrative and support spaces
  • Unique building features like tree bark siding, unpainted cement board siding and a gently folded roof
  • Outdoor natural play areas that with several monumental boulders and a gabion multicolored stone fence
  • Completed all related site improvements, including utility services, new parkway and permeable pavers
  • Sustainable features included green roof system, daylighting for 90% of the space, recycled content and sustainable and low-emitting materials, high-efficiency fixtures, 75 percent of  materials were diverted from the landfill and more
  • Educational Facility Design Award (AIA)
  • Emerald Green Building Innovation Award (Illinois Green)