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In the 19th century, Chicago built the world’s first modern skyscraper. In the 20th century, we created a world-renowned skyline. And today, Chicago aspires to make that skyline the most efficient on the planet. – Mayor Rahm Emanuel

ICA GreenRise Uptown

Address

4750 N. Sheridan Rd. Chicago, IL 60640

Owner

Ecumenical Institute

Property manager

Ecumenical Institute

Year Constructed

1927

Architect

Fugard and knapp (1921) B. Leo Steif and Company (1926)

Sq. Footage

166,000

Building Description

4750 GreenRise was built in 1921, then known as the Mutual Insurance Building. The Classical Revival inspired building was constructed in two stages, the first four floors in 1921, the upper four floors in 1926. 4750 GreenRise is the largest non-profit, social service center in the Mid-west.

Year Joined the Retrofit Chicago Energy Challenge

March 2013