Village Market

Commercial Center

Lakeshore East, Downtown Chicago, Illinois

Role: Project Architect w/ Loewenberg Architects 

Program: Commercial Development

Size: 4 stories / 200,000 sf        

Status: Built

 

Designed for silver LEED certification, the contemporary Village Market will include a green roof, outdoor café and pedestrian promenades that reflect the architecture of the area.

A host of environmentally-sensitive ‘green features’ of the structure includes:

  • More than 15,000 square feet of un-irrigated green roof

  • A recycling program in-place to encourage retail tenant use and education

  • Storage space for public and staff bicycles to reduce auto use

  • Preferred parking for fuel-efficient and alternative-fuel vehicles

  • High-efficiency window systems & Low-volume, high-efficiency plumbing fixtures