TM03 - University of Chicago Transforms Hyde Park

Monday, November 12 from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM | Tour Meet Desk « Back

Abstract Text:

Tour attendees will explore the history of the Hyde Park commercial hub at 53rd Street, the public-private partnership between the City and University of Chicago that spurring the Harper Court LEED ND redevelopment, and the LEED Platinum and Living Building Challenge pursuit at the University of Chicago’s Keller Center.

Learning Objectives:

Explore the details of a successful public-private partnership, and best practices for articulating partnerships that meet the needs of both public and private participants.

Describe how a development can uniquely fit into the neighborhood fabric while achieving commercially successful and functional sustainable building goals.

Identify opportunities and strategies for adaptive reuse projects in a historic district.

Discuss materials that successfully meet the Red List Imperative in the largest known project pursuing the Materials Petal of the Living Building Challenge

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Event Type: Tour > Session