National Awards

Whole Foods Lincoln Park Flagship Store, Chicago, Illinois, CRM Properties Group
Cities Alive, Exterior Green Wall of the Year, Green Roof and Wall Awards of Excellence, 2014

Calumet Plans and Calumet Open Space Reserve, Chicago, Illinois, Department of Planning and Development
American Society of Landscape Architects, National Merit Award (Planning and Analysis), 2005

National Capital Urban Design and Security Plan, Washington, D.C., National Capital Planning Commission
Current Topic Award for Safe Growth, American Planning Association, 2005
Outstanding Federal Planning Project Award, Federal Planning Division, American Planning Association, 2003

Jackson Park Pavilion, Chicago, Illinois, Max Shiff Trust, Chicago Park District
American Society of Landscape Architects, National Merit Award (Design), 2001

Chicago River Corridor Development Plan and Urban Design Guidelines, Dept. of Planning and Development
Waterfront Center, National Honor Award, 2000

State Street Renovation, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Department of Transportation, Greater State Street Council
American Institute of Architects, National Honor Award for Urban Design, 1997

Illinois and Local Awards

Hillshire Brands Roof Garden, Chicago, Illinois, Hillshire Brands, Perkins + Will
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award, 2016

Prudential Plaza Renovation Roof Garden, Chicago, Illinois, Jones Lang LaSalle, Solomon Cordwell Buenz
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award, 2016

233 N. Michigan Avenue Plaza Renovation, Chicago, Illinois, REIT Management & Research, Goettsch Partners
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award, 2015

Division Street Streetscape, Melrose Park, Illinois, Hancock Engineering, Village of Melrose Park
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award, 2014

Cheney Mansion Site, Accessibility, and Landscape Improvements, Oak Park, Illinois, Park District of Oak Park
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award, 2013

Randolph – Franklin Pocket Park, Chicago, Illinois, The John Buck Company, Goettsch Partners
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award, 2012

Landscape Standards and Guidelines, Porter County, Indiana, Porter County Plan Commission
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award, 2011

Whole Foods Market Lincoln Park Flagship Store, Chicago, Illinois, CRM Properties Group, Ltd.  
Friends of the Chicago River, Chicago River Blue Ribbon Awards – Silver Ribbon Award, 2010

Law School Reflecting Pool Renovation, Chicago, Illinois, The University of Chicago
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, President’s Award, 2009

Business Instructional Facility, University of Illinois Urbana – Champaign, Champaign, Illinois
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Design), 2009

Whistler Crossing, Riverdale, Illinois, Holsten Management Corporation, Farr Associates
Metropolitan Planning Council, Burnham Award for Excellence in Planning, 2009

Gold Star Families Memorial and Park, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Police Memorial Foundation  
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award (Design), 2008

Access Living, Chicago, Illinois, LCM Architects, Access Living
Friends of Downtown, “Trendsetter,” 2008

Erie Park, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Park District
Friends of Downtown, “Best New Open Space,” 2007

Columbus Park Council Ring and Shelter Restoration, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Park District
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Historic Landscape Preservation), 2006

Calumet Plans / Calumet Open Space Reserve, Chicago, Illinois, Department of Planning and Development
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award (Planning and Analysis), 2005
Metropolitan Planning Council, Burnham Award (Outstanding Planning Project of the Year), 2004

Levy Senior Center Enabling Garden, Evanston, Illinois, Evanston Parks / Forestry & Recreation Department
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Design), 2005

Gary Green Link, City of Gary Department of Environmental Affairs
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Planning & Analysis), 2005

Centennial Park Natural Area, Orland Park, Illinois, Village of Orland Park
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award (Design), 2004
Illinois Parks and Recreation Association, Outstanding Facility and Parks Award, 2000

Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool Rehabilitation, Chicago, Illinois, Lincoln Park Conservancy, Chicago Park District   
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award (Historic Landscape Preservation), 2003
Commission on Chicago Landmarks, Preservation Excellence Award, 2003
American Institute of Architects, Chicago Chapter, Distinguished Building Award (Eifler & Associates), 2003
Landmarks Preservation Council of Illinois, Driehaus Foundation Award, Outstanding Landscape Restoration, 2002
Illinois Landscape Contractors Association, Gold Award, 2002

Homan Square Community Center, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Park District, Booth Hansen Associates  
Illinois Association of Park Districts, President’s Citation, 2003

Jackson Park Lagoon Rehabilitation, Chicago, Illinois, Region 5
United States EPA and Chicago Wilderness, Conservation and Native Landscaping Award, 2003

National Capital Urban Design and Security Plan, Washington, D.C., National Capital Planning Commission
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Planning & Analysis), 2003

Lagoon Restoration Program (1999 / 2000), Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Park District
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Design), 2002

South Shore Cultural Center Nature Area, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Park District
Region 5, United States EPA and Chicago Wilderness, Conservation and Native Landscaping Award, 2002

Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool Concept Plan, Chicago, Illinois, Friends of Lincoln Park, Chicago Park District
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Planning & Analysis), 2001

Chicago River Corridor Development Plan and Urban Design Guidelines, Dept. of Planning and Development
Metropolitan Planning Council, Burnham Award (Outstanding Planning Project of the Year), 2001
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award (Planning & Analysis), 1999

Graceland Cemetery, Chicago, Illinois, Trustees of Graceland Cemetery
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award (Historic Landscape Preservation), 2001
American Soc. of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, President’s Award (Historic Landscape Preservation), 1993

Guide to the Chicago Landscape Ordinance, Chicago, Illinois, Department of Planning and Development
American Planning Association, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award, 2001
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award (Planning & Analysis), 2000
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Planning & Analysis), 1993

Midway Plaisance Master Plan, Chicago, Illinois, The University of Chicago, Olin Partnership
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Planning & Analysis), 2000

Ogden Park Regional Playground, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Park District
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Design), 2000

Jackson Park Pavilion, Chicago, Illinois, Max Shiff Trust, Chicago Park District
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award, 2000
Richard H. Driehaus Foundation, Architectural Excellence in Community Design Award, 2000
Illinois Parks and Recreation Association, Outstanding Facility and Parks Award, 1999

Erie Terraces, Chicago, Illinois, Department of Planning and Development
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Honor Award (Design), 1999

Randolph Street Theater District, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Department of Transportation  
Friends of Downtown, “Best Streetscape,” 1999

Water Tower Park, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Departments of Transportation and Water Management
Friends of Downtown, “Best Renovation of an Open Space,” 1999

State Street Renovation, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Dept. of Transportation, Greater State Street Council
Illinois Landscape Contractors Association, Gold Award, 1999
Friends of Downtown, “Best Streetscape,” 1997

CitySpace, Chicago, Illinois, Department of Planning and Development
Metropolitan Planning Council, Burnham Award (outstanding planning project of the year), 1998

Spring Lake Park, Lincolnshire, Illinois, Village of Lincolnshire
American Public Works Association, Chicago Chapter, Project of the Year (Projects Under $2 million), 1998
Illinois Parks and Recreation Association, Outstanding Facility, 1998

Don DePorter Gateway, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Gateway Green Committee
Friends of Downtown, “The Gateway that Works,” 1997

Randolph Street Revitalization, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Department of Transportation   
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Design), 1997
Friends of Downtown, “Lighting the Dark Streets,” 1997
Chicago Building Congress, Award of Recognition, 1997

State Street Plan and Urban Design Guidelines, Chicago Illinois, Department of Planning and Development
Friends of Downtown, “Best Planning Project,” 1997

Chicago Riverwalk, Chicago, Illinois, Chicago Riverwalk Corporation
American Society of Landscape Architects, Illinois Chapter, Merit Award (Planning & Analysis), 1993