Pope School Conversion
Owner: Chicago Housing Authority
Budget: $21 million
Location: 1852 S. Albany Ave., Chicago, IL, 60623
Completed: October 2019
Surface Area: 80,000 sq. ft.
Description: During this project, All Construction Group renovated and reconfigured a decommissioned school building into administrative office areas on the first and second floors, performed complete building envelope restoration, as well as other site improvements. This included exterior and interior architectural renovations, renovation of classrooms into office spaces, new elevators, new built-in casework, architectural woodwork restoration, new mechanical, electrical, lighting, plumbing, and sprinkler systems. The project also features exterior stone and brick restoration/repair, window replacement, roof repairs, new site grading, a formal garden, and a parking lot.