450 E. Benton Place, Chicago, IL
Magellan Development Group, Ltd.
Parks & Playgrounds
A. Epstein and Sons International, Inc., Fountain Technologies, The Office of James Burnett
The centerpiece of this award-winning development, The Park at Lakeshore East, is a modern park that serves as the focal point of this 20-acre urban infill development. Winner of the 2002 AIA Urban Design Award, the park space defines the new neighborhood as a “green oasis” at the confluence of the Chicago River and Lake Michigan. The park features sweeping water features, a great lawn, gardens, playground with interactive water plan, and a dog-friendly area.
2011 City of Chicago Mayor Daley's Landscape Award
2011 Metropolitan Planning Council Burnham Award for Excellence in Planning
2008 City of Chicago Mayor Daley's Landscape Award
2008 FIABCI World Prix d'Excellence Award
2008 Chicago Atheneaum American Architecture Award
2006 Texas ASLA Merit Award for Design
2006 Building Stone Institute Tucker Design Awards
2005 Illinois ASLA Honor Award for Design
2005 Illinois-Indiana Masonry Council Silver Award for Excellence in Masonry
2005 Midwest Construction Merit Award for Site Landscape