Projects

  • Rockton Equestrian

    Site Design

    Land Planning for a mixed density residential community with equestrian, polo, vineyard and environmental amenities on 240+ acres was explored...

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  • Lake Country Village

    Landscape Architecture, Site Design

    Master Land Development Plan and landscape plans and open common area amenity plans for 351 homes on 255 acres.  ...

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  • Walworth County – Private Property

    Site Design

    Located in the rolling glacial area called the Knobs, Teska Associates created a Conservation resort recreational master plan including livestock,...

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  • Preserve on Westleigh

    Site Design

    Working with a team of civil engineers, architects natural area restoration and wetland consultants we prepared the master plan for...

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  • Williams Property

    Site Design

    Master Planning, residential open space planning and agricultural preservation for a 406 acre historic dairy farm. Land Planning provided for...

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  • Fairwyn Farm

    Site Design

    Land Planning for a farm market, equestrian community and hybrid limousine cattle breeding operation combined with cluster residential development on...

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  • Kohler Ridge

    Landscape Architecture, Site Design

    Community Master Plan and landscape architecture for parkland and 47 homes and central park on 173 acres. Teska Associates teamed...

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  • Cedar Vineyard

    Site Design

    Teska and the property contract owner have planned the Cedar Vineyard as an open space conservation, residential and vineyard neighborhood....

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  • Imagine Dubuque Comprehensive Plan

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    APA-IA Outreach Award Recipient Click here to view the plan Imagine Dubuque is the City’s new 2037 Comprehensive Plan. It...

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  • Bedford Park TIF Districts

    Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    Bedford Park Tax Increment Financing Districts The Village of Bedford Park, well known in the Chicago region for their radio...

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  • Zion Comprehensive Plan

    Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    APA-IL Comprehensive Plan Award Recipient Funded through CMAP’s Local Technical Assistance (LTA) program, the Comprehensive Plan for the City of...

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  • North Aurora Riverfront Park

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    Landscape Architecture and Placemaking The Village of North Aurora has joined forces with the Fox Valley Park District and North...

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  • TOD/Mixed-Use Development

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    Residents of the AMLI apartments in Deerfield, IL will enjoy outstanding amenities including a scenic courtyard, fitness center, yoga and...

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  • Diamond Zoning Ordinance

    Planning, Portfolio, Zoning

    Diamonds may be forever, but outdated zoning regulations are no more in the Village of Diamond, Illinois. The Village retained...

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  • King Retirement Home Sensory Garden

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio

    Located in Evanston, Illinois, The Highlands at King Home is a comfortable assisted living retirement community located in a quiet,...

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  • Sustainable Residential Landscape Plan

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio

    Teaming with Myefski Architects, Teska’s landscape plan for a 86,400 SF multi-family residential development in Evanston, IL offers a sustainable...

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  • Drainage + Steep Slope Regulations

    Planning, Portfolio

    The Village of Kenilworth had no adopted regulations specific to drainage and grading on private property. Permits for construction were...

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  • Libertyville Downtown TOD Plan

    Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio, Site Design, Zoning

    The Village of Libertyville Transit Oriented Development (TOD) / Downtown Plan built on the Village’s history of planning for the...

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  • Warrenville SW District Plan + TIF

    Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    Warrenville is located in the midst of the explosive growth along the I-88 corridor in DuPage County. To encourage development in the southwest...

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  • Lake Villa TIF + Business District

    Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    In 2012, Teska Associates led a consulting team to work with the Village of Lake Villa to develop a Transit...

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  • North Utica Comprehensive Plan

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    The Village of North Utica is a charming small town of 1,245 people that enjoys over 2,000,000 visitors a year...

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  • Historic West Des Moines Master Plan

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    The City’s challenge to the Teska Team was to take a good neighborhood and make it great: The Valley Junction...

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  • Dwight Economic Recovery Strategy

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Portfolio

    In late 2015, the Village of Dwight received a grant from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration to...

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  • Wicker Park Bucktown SSA Master Plan

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    APA-IL 2017 Outreach Award Recipient Teska Associates and Sam Schwartz Consultants were retained by Wicker Park Bucktown SSA #33 to...

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  • NeighborWorks America & NHS Chicago

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    As part of NeighborWorks America’s comprehensive approach to community development, a new Catalytic Grant program was created and piloted in eleven cities...

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  • Northfield Road Corridor Plan

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    “The plan puts us in a good position to make the recommended zoning changes and continue working with property owners...

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  • North Shore Place Senior Living

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio

    North Shore Place is the new standard for luxury retirement living in Chicago. Working with the design team selected by...

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  • Conway Farms Golf Club Improvements

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio

    Teska began working with the prestigious Conway Farms Golf Club in 2012 as the club anticipated hosting the PGA Tour’s BMW Championship in...

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  • Chatham SSA 51 Marketing Brochure

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    Established in the Chatham Cottage Grove community, SSA #51 provides funds to support expanded services and programs for local businesses...

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  • Exmoor Outdoor Seating Expansion

    Landscape Architecture

    Exmoor Country Club is a prestigious & historical country club that has offered a variety of sporting and social options...

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  • Cancer Treatment Centers of America

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio

    The expansion of Cancer Treatment Center of America’s Zion campus included a six-story inpatient tower addition that created a new...

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  • Allstate Corporate Headquarters

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    For the past several years, Teska has implemented numerous campus-wide design solutions at Allstate Corporate Headquarters to enhance the everyday employee setting and...

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  • Belmont Cragin Quality of Life Plan

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    While Belmont Cragin has been a port of entry for immigrants for decades, the community has experienced dramatic population shifts...

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  • Pulaski/Elston Revitalization Plan

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    Redevelopment sites to attract new businesses. Enhanced broadband infrastructure. Streetscape enhancement program. Trail connections to the regional bikeway system. These...

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  • Little Village Special Service Area #25

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Portfolio

    Teska Associates was asked to conduct a market analysis and economic development strategic plan for Little Village SSA #25, one of...

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  • 119th Street Corridor Plan

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    How can the City of Chicago attract industrial development to the far south side? Teska Associates worked with the Far...

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  • University Neighbors Neighborhood Plan

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    Town/gown relations often run the gamut of emotions for residents in a neighborhood that shares space with a college or university....

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  • The Highlands at King Home

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio

    Located in Evanston, Illinois, The Highlands at King Home is a comfortable assisted living retirement community located in a quiet,...

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  • Evanston Residential Development

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    Teaming with Myefski Architects, Teska’s landscape plans for a 86,400 SF multi-family residential development in Evanston, IL offer a sustainable...

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  • Continental Towers

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    Landscape Architecture + Urban Design Located along the I-90 Northwest tollway in Rolling Meadows, IL, improvements for the existing 910,000...

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  • Park Ridge Residential Impact Study

    Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    Population and School-Age Children Projection The Executive Plaza Plan in the Village of Park Ridge calls for changes to make...

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  • Olympia Fields TIF District

    Economic Development, Portfolio

    The closing of two car dealerships and a major grocery store can be challenging to any municipal budget, but especially...

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  • Near North Quality-Of-Life Plan

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    APA-IL 2015 Implementation Award Recipient Teska Associates facilitated a community-wide planning process to engage residents, local organizations, businesses, and faith-based...

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  • Fountain Square Visioning

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    When faced with the need to make improvements to Fountain Square, the City turned to the community for inspiration. Fountain...

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  • Chicago Neighborhoods 2015

    Planning, Portfolio

    Where do you go for maps of assets, recent plans, and data for every Chicago neighborhood? Chicago Neighborhoods 2015! This one...

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  • Ridgeland Avenue Corridor Study

    Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    The Cook County Department of Transportation and Planning is looking at Ridgeland Avenue corridor beyond the limits of the pavement. Teska...

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  • Seneca Park Master Plan

    Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    The Village of Seneca recently acquired a park site adjacent to their downtown and the Illinois and Michigan Canal Trail....

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  • Arthur TIF District

    Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    The Village of Arthur is located in the heart of the Illinois Amish Community in both Douglas and Moultrie Counties....

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  • Water Solutions Project

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    Teska developed the Water Solutions Project for the Villages of Winnetka, Glenview, and Niles, working with the firm Baxter &...

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  • Apache Park Neighborhood Plan

    Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    Teska Associates, in association with Ginkgo Planning and Design, led a neighborhood planning process for the Apache Park neighborhood in...

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  • Comprehensive Planning

    Planning, Portfolio

    Teska Associates’ multi-disciplinary team of planners, landscape architects, and engagement specialists paired with decades of experience in planning, economic development,...

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  • Sugar Grove Economic Development

    Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    Teska Associates, Inc. has been providing community planning and economic development assistance to the Village of Sugar Grove since 2005....

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  • Habitat for Humanity NRI

    Community Engagement, Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    Habitat for Humanity Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative (NRI) Over the past two years, Teska has conducted three day site visits with...

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  • Plainfield Transportation Plan

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    Funded by a grant awarded to the Village by CMAP (Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning), the Village of Plainfield’s Transportation...

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  • “Why Halsted” Marketing Booklet

    Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    SSA 45 in the Roseland area of the Far South Side of Chicago needed a way to convey tell their...

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  • Glencoe’s Downtown Tuneup

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    As part of Glencoe’s Comprehensive Plan Update and Downtown Tuneup, Teska assisted the Village with marketing, branding, and community outreach...

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  • Deer Park Comprehensive Plan

    Economic Development, Planning, Portfolio

    Since it’s establishment in 1957, the key element to Deer Park’s success and continued developer interest has been thoughtful planning...

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  • Fox River Grove Sub-Area Plan

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    In anticipation of future redevelopment, the Village is proactively crafting their vision to express community identity through urban design. The...

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  • Canton Plan Implementation Activities

    News, Planning

    – Streetscape master plan – Elm Street corridor plan – Façade enhancements These are just some of projects which have resulted from...

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  • Winfield Comprehensive Plan

    Planning, Portfolio

    Assisted by a grant from DCEO to address area-wide flooding issues, the Comprehensive Plan Update for the Village of Winfield...

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  • CMAP Management Training

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    As part of its ongoing training for management staff, the Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) brought in Teska Associates...

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  • Appearance Commission Video

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    The Village of Glenview, IL has high-quality standards for development which it maintains through its Design Guidelines and the Appearance...

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  • Northwestern Campus Enhancements

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    Northwestern University students have new options when it comes to riding, parking and servicing their bikes within campus. Teska developed...

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  • DuPage County Corridors

    Planning, Portfolio

    Lake Street & Roosevelt Road Corridor Studies The impetus for the DuPage County Corridor Studies for Lake Street and Roosevelt...

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  • Oak Lawn 95th Street Corridor

    Community Engagement, Planning, Site Design

    The Village of Oak Lawn is planning for a corridor that not only continues to serve more than 40,000 cars...

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  • The Talking Farm

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    Hoop houses, berry patches and nut trees oh my! All within the Village of Skokie. When one first hears...

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  • Evanston’s Chicago Ave Corridor

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    Evanston’s south corridor is undergoing a major transformation in the public rights of way and adjacent private development parcels. Teska...

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  • Altgeld Gardens Master Plan

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    Reconnecting Altgeld residents to the fabric of Chicago neighborhoods Altgeld Gardens, a 169 acre public housing development in Chicago was...

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  • Web Design

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    Websites are one of many tools Teska provides to ensure effective outreach and engagement. Set-up at the onset of the...

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  • Astellas Northbrook Campus

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    Astellas Pharma $150 Million North American Headquarters | Northbrook, Illinois 40 Acres | $150 Million | 425,000 Sqft | 1200...

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  • LISC Digital Excellence

    Planning, Portfolio

    The Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) asked Teska Associates to work with five local neighborhoods to create “Smart Communities Plans,”...

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  • Sherman Avenue Plaza

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    Strolling through the heart of downtown Evanston is exciting again. Inviting retail stores, a new municipal parking garage and a...

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  • Setting the Stage for Transit

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    The Regional Transportation Authority (RTA) retained Teska and Fish Transportation Group to create the “Setting the Stage for Transit Guidebook”...

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  • Washington Park Quality-of-Life Plan

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    With Alderman Willie B. Cochran’s 20th Ward Office acting as the lead agency, Teska Associates, Inc. has been engaged in...

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  • Downtown Lombard

    Planning, Portfolio

    The Lombard Downtown Revitalization Guidebook was supported by a series of civic engagement activities to build public consensus on strategies to revitalize the Downtown as a more vibrant destination and livable community.

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  • Lemont Master Plan

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    Teska Associates, Inc. assisted Downtown Lemont in evaluating and developing an urban design framework plan for their historic retail district....

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  • Exmoor Country Club

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    The Exmoor Board of Governors and Planning Committee selected Teska Associates, Inc. to provide a comprehensive analysis of the club’s...

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  • Downtown Glencoe

    Landscape Architecture, Portfolio, Site Design

    In advance of an upcoming art festival in downtown Glencoe, the Village turned to Teska Associates’ landscape architects to guide...

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  • Renderings

    Community Engagement, Portfolio

    Teska’s skilled group of Landscape Architects create wonderful renderings to convey the character and future vision of project plans and...

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  • 3D Visualizations

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    To further engage our clients and communities and center discussion on the visualization of important concept plans, the creatives at...

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  • Habitat for Humanity

    Planning, Portfolio

    COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY | VARIOUS MARKETS THROUGHOUT U.S. Habitat for Humanity, one of the nation’s largest affordable housing developers, has...

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  • West Bloomington Neighborhood Plan

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    2009 APA Award for Strategic Plan The Westside neighborhood planning process brought together leaders from the City of Bloomington, State...

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  • Sustainable Decatur

    Planning, Portfolio

    2011 APA IL Sustainability Award Sensible, Responsible, Marketable Decatur has long valued its natural, agricultural and historic heritage. From Lake...

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  • Green at the Spring

    Portfolio, Site Design

    Teska Associates is excited to add the Green at the Spring residential development to their portfolio. The design for this...

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  • Thai Town Center TIF Assistance

    Economic Development, Portfolio

    East meets West. This time on Chicago’s northwest side. Renowned chef Arun Sampanthavivat of Arun’s Restaurant is one of the...

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  • I-80 Rock Run Business Park TIF

    Economic Development, Portfolio

    A tax increment financing incentive zone at Houbolt Road and Interstate 80 generated less than $8,000 in property taxes in...

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  • Hanover Park Village Center Plan

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    With funding and technical assistance from the Regional Transportation Authority’s (RTA) Teska Associates, Inc. led a collaborative planning process to...

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  • Montgomery TOD Plan

    Planning, Portfolio

    With the potential to extend commuter rail service south from Aurora to Montgomery and Kendall County, the Village assigned the...

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  • Dubuque Neighborhood Plan

    Community Engagement, Planning, Portfolio

    Moving forward from a community visioning process in 2007, the City of Dubuque commenced with its revitalization initiative for the...

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  • Geneva Riverfront TIF

    Economic Development, Portfolio

    One of the early and most successful TIF districts in Illinois, the riverfront redevelopment plan by Teska, has exceed even...

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  • Downtown Northbrook Plan

    Planning, Portfolio, Site Design

    Downtown Northbrook has many of the individual assets of a successful downtown – from Sunset Foods that draws residents in...

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  • Plainfield Zoning Update

    Planning, Portfolio, Zoning

    To implement a recently adopted Comprehensive Plan (also prepared by Teska), the rapidly growing Village of Plainfield selected Teska for...

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  • Galesburg UDO

    Planning, Portfolio, Zoning

    Teska recently completed a Unified Development Ordinance for the City of Galesburg, Illinois. The ordinance will implement the policies and...

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  • Greensboro Zoning & Implementation

    Planning, Portfolio, Zoning

    Since 1998, Teska Associates has been engaged in the redevelopment of commercial corridors, mixed-use districts, and neighborhoods within the City...

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  • Hanover Park UDO

    Planning, Portfolio, Zoning

    With the goal of user friendliness in mind, key elements of the comprehensive rewrite include the addition of graphics and...

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  • Elkhorn Zoning Code

    Planning, Portfolio, Zoning

    The City of Elkhorn is one of the most livable communities in America. Its location between the Chicago, Milwaukee, Madison...

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  • Joliet City Center TIF

    Economic Development, Portfolio

    Acknowledging unfavorable conditions in the City Center, and desiring to encourage the revitalization of it central business district, Teska Associates...

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  • Peoria County Fiscal Impact Analysis

    Economic Development, Portfolio

    In an effort to inform development decisions and plan for the fiscal health of the County, and all local governments...

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