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Quigley, LGBTQ housing advocates meet with HUD Secretary Carson

July 20, 2018
Representative Mike Quigley, HUD, and Pride Action Tank at housing conference

Landon Bone Baker has been working with LaCasa Norte and Pride Action Tank on a tiny house project in Chicago. Tracy Baim from Pride Action Tank recently met with government officials to explain the need and reason for tiny houses. Read more here.

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Tierra Linda Passive House Tour

June 21, 2018
Guest gathered around the Passive House tour's first speaker Charlene Andreas from LUCHA

Yesterday Eco Achievers hosted a tour of Tierra Linda’s Passive House, the first multi-family Passive House in Illinois! Guests gathered inline outside of the mid-constructed project showing the completed STO Gold coat installation on the exterior sheathing. The tour began with Charlene Andreas, from the project’s developer LUCHA, introducing how the Passive House became a…

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Open House 2018: New Office + New Principals

May 24, 2018
Principals/Partners of Landon Bone Baker Architects

LBBA had a lot to celebrate during our Open House on Wednesday. Since settling in earlier this year, it was the first time we’ve welcomed our clients, family, and friends into our new office, which also came with new principals. Jack Schroeder, Trisha Girdwood, Allison Sorenson, Dominik Soltys, and Tyler Brown have been promoted to…

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DA+HC Named One of AIA Illinois 200 Great Places

May 16, 2018
Two girls playing in front of main entrance of Dorchester Art and Housing Collaborative with AIA 200 Great Places banner overlay on the bottom of photo
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Chicago Architecture: LaSalle Street S.R.O. Reopens, Makes 0.001% Dent in Chicago’s Housing Crisis

May 2, 2018
The Carling Hotel main entrance from sidewalk view
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ULI Announces ChiCAT as a Finalist in 2018 Vision Awards!

May 1, 2018
ChiCAT digital art room with Chicago skyline in background
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Chicago Sun-Times: Affordable housing advocates have reason to crow over SRO renovation

April 23, 2018
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Curbed Chicago: Old Town single room occupancy hotel reopens as affordable apartments

April 23, 2018
The Carling Hotel exterior from an angle looking Northwest
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ChiCAT Honored at the 24th CNDA Ceremony

April 6, 2018
ChiCAT team at the 24th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards

Yesterday, April 5th, 2018, LISC Chicago hosted the 24th Annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards (CNDA) honoring nine organizations for their contribution to community development and architectural design. We’re proud to announce that ChiCAT, a state-of-the-art school and community center in Chicago’s near west side, received The Second Place Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Award for Architectural…

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Museum Archipelago: The National Public Housing Museum With Robert J. Smith III

March 5, 2018
Rendering of National Public Housing Museum's courtyard in the evening
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