Benito Juarez Community Academy Addition & Athletic Fields

Benito Juarez Community Academy Addition & Athletic Fields

Specialities: Site Development, Landscape Architecture


Year: 2006-2010

Location: Chicago, IL

Size: TBD

TERRA collaborated with the Illinois Institute of Technology TERRA provided award-winning engineering solutions for Benito Juarez Community Academy’s building addition, classroom link, plaza and artificial turf athletic fields. With the school located over two vacated streets, West 21st Place and South Laflin Street, our team was sensitive toward protecting the City of Chicago’s underground utilities. TERRA coordinated the project’s designed with the adjacent Cermak Road streetscape project. The project received the American Society of Civil Engineers’ (ASCE) Sustainability in Civil Engineering Award in 2012.

Our staff provided:

  • Landscape Design

  • Site Work

  • Stormwater Detention