Jacobs/Ryan Associates not only prepared landscape plans but assisted the engineers with perspective sketches to convey engineering design concepts. Plans were reviewed by the Chicago Park District, the Bureau of Forestry and the Chicago Department of Transportation. The $9.4 million project is fully funded through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the federal stimulus program. The project won a 2013 Engineering Excelenbce Merit Award for Transportation from the Illinois ACEC.
Client: Chicago Department of Transportation; Engineers: Civiltech Engineering, Inc