Altgeld Library & Family Resource Center

Owner: Chicago Housing Authority

Architect: KOO Architecture

Location: 955 E. 131st Street, Chicago, IL, 60827

Budget: $23,972,995.57

Description: ALL Construction Group is constructing a two-level library, day care center, and community space in the Altgeld Gardens neighborhood in Chicago. This building and site design are currently pursuing a gold certification under LEED Version 4. The building will seek to obtain this status via a storm water management system, heat island reduction, enhanced building commissioning, and many other energy conservation measures. The project is funded through various sources including new market tax credits. It is currently in progress and is on track to finish in 2020.

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Altgeld Gardens Library