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845 Design has worked with the LaGrange Park Public Library since 2021 on realizing their vision of an updated community gathering space. What started as a repair project to address a failed exterior envelope has developed into a larger project that encompasses a complete façade...

Station 42 is strategically located on a 3-acre property adjacent to residential neighborhoods, with over half of the land characterized by wetlands, a water tower, a ComEd access drive, and a pump station. These environmental and infrastructural elements have influenced the design and placement of...

Station 42 is built on a 3-acre property adjacent to residential neighbors with more than half the property located in wetlands, a water tower, a ComEd access drive, and a pump station. The allowable area to build the satellite Fire Station created a linear floor...

Station 1 recently completed construction in August 2023. The project scope included interior renovation of the living quarters, administration office and exterior façade improvements.  Additionally, the exterior scope  aimed at modernizing the aesthetic of three generations of buildings into a cohesive vision that compliments the...

Highwood Public Library is undergoing a large renovation project to support and improve their literacy-focused services and resources. The library serves an important function in the Highwood community and the planned addition and renovation of the Front Entry, Community Room, Children’s Department, Young Adult Department...

845 designed a new 12,000sf satellite fire station in Wheeling, Illinois for the Wheeling Fire Department. The station has 3 apparatus bays and is designed with efficiency for more rapid response times. This facility serves as a template for future satellite stations in the Village....

845 Design Group was proud to serve as the architectural consultant for the design-build team with RJN Group and Boller Construction Company for the West Park Wet Weather Storage Facility in Wilmette. The project consisted of a 5.5 million gallon underground storage tank located below...

845 Design Group is the architect of record, leading a multidisciplinary team in the design of a 5,000sf free-standing U.S. Customs and Border Patrol facility at Chicago Executive Airport in Wheeling, Illinois. The municipal airport is co-owned by the Village of Wheeling and the City...