City of Lake Forest Municipal Services Facility

Lake Forest, Illinois

USGBC-100pxRiley provided preconstruction and construction management services for the City of Lake Forest Municipal Services Facility.  The campus includes a 29,000 SF administration building, 88,000 SF heated garage, and a 20,000 SF covered storage area. Located on 14 acres, the facility houses the Public Works Department administrative staff and various City departments including: finance, IT, building maintenance, water and sewer, parks, forestry, streets, as well as the wood shop and engine shop.

The project achieved New Construction Gold LEED Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.


  • 2011 American Public Works Association, Chicago Metro Chapter: Lake Branch, Project of the Year – Structures: Projects of $5 million to $25 million


  • Size: 137,000 SF
  • Architect: Wright Heerema Architects