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The APWA Chicago Metro Chapter has selected HR Green, Inc. (HR Green) as the recipient of two 2018 Project of the Year Awards with work done for the City of Elgin, IL and the Village of Carpentersville, IL. For projects Less than $5 Million, the Village of Carpentersville’s “Carpenter Creek Stream Restoration” project was honored.
Resilience can be defined as the ability to recover quickly from setbacks. In communities around the country, civil infrastructure projects provide an assortment of challenges to address their community’s needs. Efficiently-operating civil infrastructure is an essential component of a resilient, livable community. The highways, bridges, and wastewater treatment plants we build today have design lives
This quarter, HR Green is focusing on the concept of resilience and how municipalities recover from or adjust easily to misfortune or change. Communities are much better positioned to deal with disasters, retain a healthy position and regain normalcy when properly prepared. There are few natural disasters more devastating than flooding. Water, a vital life-force,
HR Green was hired to determine if it would be feasible to construct a freestanding Trader Joe’s retail building and parking lot over one of the stormwater detention basins.
Hinsdale, IL and HR Green win 2014 APWA Sustainability Practices and ACEC Special Achievement Awards
The Woodlands – Green Initiative Infrastructure Improvements – Phase I, was awarded the 2014 APWA Sustainability Practices Award by the Suburban Branch and the Chicago Metro Chapter.
HR Green provided engineering design for residential subdivisions within the master planned community of Bridgeland.
The Downer Place Bridges over the Fox River project was awarded the 2014 Project of the Year Award by the Fox Valley Branch and the Chicago Metro Chapter. The project also received the ACEC Merit Award.
Minnesota Brownfields has awarded the City of St. Paul Department of Parks & Recreation its 2015 Community Impact Award for the Trout Brook Nature Sanctuary. The Capitol Region Watershed District (CRWD) and City of St. Paul selected the team of HR Green and Inter-Fluve to conduct a feasibility study, develop concept plans and final design, complete three construction bid packages and provide construction oversight for the Trout Brook Nature Sanctuary and Regional Trail.
Louisa County has selected HR Green, Inc. to prepare bridge and roadway design plans and analyze the probable environmental impacts associated with the replacement of the County Highway X99 Bridge over the Iowa River at Wapello in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The first phase of the project includes evaluating alternatives and developing preliminary engineering plans to the level necessary to complete the NEPA documentation.
HR Green is pleased to announce its continuing relationship with the city of Coralville, Iowa to complete flood control measures in the wake of the devastating June 2008 Iowa River flood. HR Green has been selected to complete design, construction administration, and resident engineering services for the city’s next phase of the flood mitigation system.