Project Tour: UNO Veterans Memorial Charter School Campus

Saturday, October 1st
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
4248 West 47th Street
RSVP: http://www.aiachicago.org/events.asp#October2011

Join the Community Interface Committee and UrbanWorks, Ltd. to tour their most recent competition winning project. This project achieves design excellence transforming an existing industrial concrete and brick structure into two major uses: educational and community facilities. Unique, innovative design strategies were utilized to achieve LEED Gold Certification including solar thermal panels and daylighting strategies. The incorporation of an extensive green roof contributed to the project obtaining first place in 2009 for Mayor Daley’s Landscape Award and provides pleasant outdoor spaces.
Our speakers will be Meggan Lux, AIA, Maria Pellot, AIA, Chris Grosse and Chris Byington, all from Urban Works Ltd. Representing UNO Veteran’s Memorial High School will be Cesar A. Santoy, AIA, Capital Projects Manager/Real Estate & Facilities, and Andy Alt, Vice President/Real Estate and Facilities.
2 Learning Units available.
Registration is encouraged.

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One Response to Project Tour: UNO Veterans Memorial Charter School Campus

  1. nootan says:

    If you couldn’t make it to the event, you’ll want to check out photos! Now posted at the CIC Picassa site.

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