1801 W Cuyler

1801 W Cuyler

» PROJECTS » 1801 W CUYLER » PROJECTS » 1801 W CUYLER 1801 W CUYLER Sustainability | Residential This modest 1,800 SF residence will be located on a forgotten piece of urban real estate in the North Center neighborhood of Chicago. This property has been vacant since...
Mobile Farmstead

Mobile Farmstead

» PROJECTS » MOBILE FARMSTEAD » PROJECTS » MOBILE FARMSTEAD MOBILE FARMSTEAD Sustainability There are over 90,000 vacant lots in Chicago, representing more than 6,000 acres of unused space. To transform this vacant space into a source of fresh organic produce for...
Sustainable Suites

Sustainable Suites

» PROJECTS » SUSTAINABLE SUITES » PROJECTS » SUSTAINABLE SUITES SUSTAINABLE SUITES Sustainability KOO’s entry for the US Green Building Council’s Sustainable Suite Competition employs four environmentally-conscious strategies: provide a smaller footprint, use...
Green Development Guidelines

Green Development Guidelines

» PROJECTS » GREEN DEVELOPMENT GUIDELINES » PROJECTS » GREEN DEVELOPMENT GUIDELINES GREEN DEVELOPMENT GUIDELINES Urban Design | Sustainability KOO is the sustainable planning consultant for the Habitat Company, the court-appointed receiver for the Chicago Housing...
Smart Growth Initiative

Smart Growth Initiative

» PROJECTS » SMART GROWTH INITIATIVE » PROJECTS » SMART GROWTH INITIATIVE SMART GROWTH INITIATIVE Urban Design | Sustainability The Chicago Housing Authority and Habitat enlisted KOO to develop plans for seven underutilized senior housing sites on Chicago’s north and...