Altgeld Gardens Early Childhood Education Center

TYPE: Institutional, Early Childhood Education

SIZE:  25,000 s.f.

YEAR:  construction to begin, 2012

GC:  TBD

DESCRIPTION:  To enhance the living conditions in the Chicago Housing Autority's far south side housing development, Holabird and Root worked closely with the CHA to Master Plan a new, central mixed-use area for resident services and programs.  The Early Childhood Education Center is one of the components of the first phase of the Town Center project.  It will house two social service agencies providing ful day childcare, and Early intervention program for families, and a cultural education organization.  

CREDIT: Maria Segal was Project Designer with Holabird and Root on this project.