Alexis completes her EDAC certification

Congratulations Alexis, who recently passed the EDAC examination!

The Center for Health Design’s internationally recognized Evidence-based Design Accreditation and Certification (EDAC) program awards credentials to individuals who demonstrate a thorough understanding of how to apply an evidence-based process to the design and development of healthcare settings, including measuring and reporting results.

WJA welcomes Jane, Adam, and Will!

WJA has undergone unprecedented growth, hiring three new members of the firm in the past few months! We welcome: Jane Sloss, AIA, LEED AP For seven years prior, Jane worked for Chicago-based architecture firms on healthcare, housing and mixed-use projects, becoming a registered architect in the State of Illinois in 2011. Previously, Jane was an…

The Jackson Renaissance wins prestigious preservation award

The Jackson Renaissance recently won a Scott County Preservation Award. The awards are presented by members of the Scott County Historical Preservation Society. The Jackson Renaissance consists of two buildings, an existing historic structure and a new addition with connecting link. The existing building, built in 1893, originally housed a public elementary school, Jackson School…

Country Lane Apartments achieves Enterprise Green Communities Certification

Country Lane Apartments in Sterling, Illinois, recently received Enterprise Green Communities Certification. This 48-unit development with a mix of one, two, and three-bedroom units. With a rigorous standard, Enterprise Green Communities Certified Projects must achieve standards in Integrative Design, Location and Neighborhood Fabric, Site Improvements, Water Conservation, Energy Efficiency, Materials Beneficial to the Environment, Healthy…

Michelle completes her EDAC certification

Congratulations Michelle, who recently passed the EDAC examination!

The Center for Health Design’s internationally recognized Evidence-based Design Accreditation and Certification (EDAC) program awards credentials to individuals who demonstrate a thorough understanding of how to apply an evidence-based process to the design and development of healthcare settings, including measuring and reporting results.

2014 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Affordable Housing

Worn Jerabek Architects was a proud Silver sponsor of the 2014 Illinois Governor’s Conference on Affordable Housing. The conference, hosted by both the Illinois Housing Council and the Illinois Housing Development Authority included two days of valuable panels, dynamic speakers and important networking with fellow affordable housing professionals throughout Illinois.

 

Blue Sky Meadows achieves LEED for Homes certification with a silver rating

Blue Sky Meadows, a 40-unit, affordable housing development in Havana, Illinois, received LEED for Homes Certification with a silver rating. Included in the certification was achieving Energy Star of New Homes certification. The homes employ green features such as as energy efficient appliances, high efficiency furnaces and cooling systems, water conserving plumbing fixtures, and use…

Riverwalk Senior Apartments

← Back to Our Work Location: Lyons, IL Work Category: Senior Living Description: Of Riverwalk Senior Residences 120 total one- and two-bedroom units, 84 serve low-income individuals, 24 serve very low-income individuals, and 12 are market-rate units. The six-story development includes a laundry room and a central gathering room with a balcony on every floor.…