Chicago Botanic Garden, Spider Island

Chicago Botanic Garden

Spider Island

Project Scope

A redevelopment of an existing island, including the site development, shoreline stabilization, utilities, site lighting, 150 lf handmade footbridge, walking paths, and dense plantings.


The Chicago Horticultural Society, Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, IL 60022
847.835.8221 PH

Category: Lake & Wetland Restoration

Budget: $1,200,000

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