Facade work has commenced at the Pedro Albizu Campos Apartments, a mixed-use development located at 1203 N California Avenue in Humboldt Park. This nine-story, 83,000-square-foot building, dedicated to Puerto Rican activist Pedro Albizu Campos, stands across from the Humboldt Park grounds on a site previously occupied by an empty lot. The Hispanic Housing Development Corporation (HHDC) is leading the project, with Pappageorge Haymes as the architect and Path Construction as the general contractor.
Articles by Jack Crawford
Construction on 1114 W Carroll Avenue, a 34-story mixed-use skyscraper in Fulton Market, has surpassed the 26th floor. The project, overseen by Trammell Crow Company, will comprise 368 residential units and retail spaces on the ground floor. The building’s amenities feature a pool, a fitness center, and a rooftop terrace. It will also provide parking for 95 vehicles and 185 bicycles.
The exterior walls are taking shape for a new health and wellness center at 2933 W Division Street in Humboldt Park. Developed by Humboldt Park Health and designed by JGMA, the three-story building will feature an iridescent facade made up of blue and teal metal paneling and a glass curtain wall.
Construction at 633 S LaSalle Street in the South Loop area has progressed, with structural work nearing the halfway mark. This 18-floor residential building, undertaken by The Collective, is being developed on a site that was formerly a surface parking lot. The design of the building is tailored for co-living, comprising 117 apartment suites with a capacity to accommodate up to 381 residents.
Construction is progressing for the redevelopment of an existing church and a new addition at 1101 Church Street in Evanston. Developed as a joint venture partnership by Bob Ranquist, John Searls, and Chris Dillion, the 30-unit project incorporates the existing Sojourner Covenant Church, built in 1911 and closed in 2018. Philadelphia-based ISA is the architect behind the plan, which has been dubbed “Lodge Evanston.”