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A parking lot and walkway featuring water-conserving permeable paving at Willow Creek Elementary School, a WRD Environmental project
 

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Willow Creek Elementary School, Woodridge, IL


Client Profile

Woodridge School District 68 serves approximately 2,400 elementary and middle school students in south-central DuPage County. Willow Creek is one of the district's schools.


Goals
  • Work closely with Woodridge School District personnel and teachers at Willow Creek to design and implement green infrastructure strategies and outdoor learning opportunities
Sample Results
  • Replaced nearly 3/4-acre of asphalt and concrete with permeable pavers
  • Resolved flooding and sidewalk frost-heave problems around the school
  • Aquired stormwater grant from DuPage County for $84,000 and from IEPA for $462,500
  • Created a reading garden and an outdoor learning space for curriculum enhancement


Learn about sustainable results at Edgewood Elementary School and John L. Sipley Elementary School

Learn more about Woodridge School District 68.





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