Congratulations to David on passing the ARE!

David recently completed and passed the Architect Registration Examination, and is in the process of completing his membership with the American Institute of Architects.

WJW extends a heartfelt congratulations to David on his licensure and the fantastic accomplishment!


Gateway at River City received 2012 NGBS Bronze Certification

Gateway at River City in Peoria, Illinois, recently received 2012 National Green Building Standard (NGBS) Bronze Certification. The project provides 105 units of affordable supportive living for adults with disabilities ages 22-64. With rigorous requirements, National Green Building Standard Certified Projects must achieve standards in Integrative Design; Lot Design, Preparation, & Development; Resource Efficiency; Energy…


Diane appointed to Illinois Housing Task Force

Diane has been nominated by the IHDA Executive Director, Ms. Audra Hamernik, to serve on the Illinois Housing Task Force. Her nomination has been approved by Governor Rauner and Diane’s appointment begins January 1, 2017. Among other responsibilities, the Illinois Housing Task Force authors the Annual Comprehensive Housing Plan to address the housing needs of historically underserved…


WJW Celebrates the Holidays

In celebration of the holiday season, WJW hosted a party for friends and family at our office. Speeches were given by Bill, Mike, and Todd, and each touched on all that has happened within the firm in the last year. We have grown in numbers, moved our office location, and received a number of awards for…


Grayslake Grand Opening

Bill, Heidi, Martha, Albert, and Kelly recently attended the grand opening of Travanse Living at Grayslake. Travanse Living is a 96 unit assisted living and memory care community located in Grayslake, IL. This community was designed to provide seniors in the Grayslake, IL area with exceptional senior living that offers 24-hour support and care and will…


Viva Las Vegas- WJW style

For our firm trip this year, WJW ventured west to Las Vegas, Nevada. A recap of the learning adventure can be found here. While what happens in Vegas normally stays in Vegas, WJW returned from our trip with refreshed eyes and a renewed sense of the values of the firm.


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Evergreen Senior Living at Parkview Campus nominated for a Senior Housing News Architecture and Design Award

Evergreen Senior Living at Parkview Campus was recently nominated for a Senior Housing News and Architecture Design Award! The project opened in March 2016 to provide the seniors of Orland Park, Illinois and the surrounding areas with a welcoming and modern place to call home. The Parkview Campus is comprised of two components, a 76-unit assisted…