Urban Design + Planning

Construction Management

Architecture + Interiors

Sustainability + Educational Projects

Eco Vidal Design, Inc. (EVD) is a Chicago-based company specializing in architectural interior design, urban planning, construction management, sustainability services, and community engagement. EVD is a certified MDE/DBE/WBE business dedicated to creating innovative and sustainable design solutions for clients in the Chicago area and beyond.

4. Austin Chicago Sustainability Master Plan & Cicero | Lake TOD

Austin Chicago IL.
Client: Amara Enyia, Austin Coming Together
Planning and Design: Eco Vidal Design, Inc.
Completion Date: 2012
Site area: 7.16 square mi.

In 2012, EcoVidal Design won 2nd place in the "Sweet Homes Chicago" design competition sponsored by Design Makes Change with this proposal. The project included a concept for an  Austin Sustainable Master Plan and the Cicero-Lake  TOD block. The proposal is the result of a 6-month EVD effort with the community through the community group Austin Coming Together.

Harnessing the arts, creative design and sustainable planning around a transit hub will spear economic vitality, job creation and result in reduction in home foreclosures.

The proposed Cicero |Lake block includes:
(1) Vertical Farming |Wellness Center | Gateway Plaza; (2) Lake Street Performing Arts Plaza; (3) Carroll Street Art’s District Corridor; (4) Kilpatrick Street outdoor gallery and urban design gateway for Brach’s Factory site.