Chicago Botanic Garden, Buehler Enabling Garden

Chicago Botanic Garden

Buehler Enabling Garden

Forest Preserve District of Cook County / Glencoe, Illinois

Project Scope

New 11,000 sq. ft. garden to demonstrate the latest gardening techniques for people with all abilities. Includes raised planting beds, vertical walls, aquatic fountains, a classroom area and support buildings. The project also included the redevelopment of a major portion of the Chicago Botanic Garden’s Main Island.


Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, IL 60022

Category: Specialty Land Development

Budget: $4,000,000

Their attention to detail and delivery of quality construction have created beautiful spaces for
the public at the Chicago Botanic Garden.

– Kris S. Jarantoski
The Chicago Botanic Garden

Featherstone Facts

Average Bid to Build Variance -3.11%,
Average Value for Fee at 145%
Last 5 years – 5 Fabulous Parks
Last 5 years – 5 Fantastic Libraries
Multiple, Decades-Longstanding, Client Relationships – The Morton Arboretum, Chicago Botanic Garden, Brookfield Zoo, the Wauconda Public Library, The Schaumburg Township District Library