Rosewood Park Beach Restoration and Boardwalk

  • Client: Park District of Highland Park
  • Location: Highland Park, IL
  • Size: 5,000 square feet
  • Services Provided: Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection

WMA provided MEP/FP design services for Highland Park’s Rosewood Beach Park Restoration project. The project included a series of new beach buildings and a boardwalk along Rosewood Beach in Highland Park, Illinois. The building projects total 5,000 square feet and include a Beach Reception Pavilion, Refreshment Pavilion, Restroom Pavilion, and Environmental Education Pavilion. The 1,500 foot Boardwalk along Lake Michigan includes lighting, receptacles and other site electrical amenities. The project also included provisions for two additional pavilions and an additional beach stairway landing. The project included a geothermal system to provide heating and cooling for the Pavilions.

​Completed: 2016

Architect: Woodhouse Tinucci Architects

Awards: 2016 Chicago Building Congress Merit Award

2016 Illinois Park & Recreation Association Outstanding Facility