Progress at Elgin Community College’s Public Safety Training Center

We’ve had our quad-copter drone out at the Burlington, Illinois site of the new Elgin Community College Public Safety Training Center several times this summer. Take a look at the footage from one of the visits...
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Problem Based Learning at Elgin Academy

This Problem Based Learning assignment tasked students to successfully design the classroom space. The program challenged 5th through 8th grade students with the question: How could we redesign the interior of Sears Hall to maximize learning?
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Part of our Community

Last Friday, I had the privilege of serving as Principal for a Day at Otter Creek Elementary School in School District U-46, a school that we designed several years ago.
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Hanover Township commemorates Lords Park

We were recently happy to attend the dedication of the Hanover Township Heritage Marker at Lords Park Pavilion. It was a wonderful event and it was interesting to hear the history of the park from its inception through the restoration of the Pavilion by DLA Architects...
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ECC Building receives Design Award

We’re proud to share that DLA Architect’s new Multi-Purpose Classroom Building for Elgin Community College has been awarded the Merit in Architecture for Preservation and Adaptive Reuse from the Northeast Illinois Chapter of the American Institute of Architects’ at the biennial
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