C40 Reinventing Cities Competition


Civic Projects has been shortlisted in an internationally renowned competition, alongside Clement Blanchet Architects, No Architecture and Site Design Group, details below.

During the 1st phase of the competition, C40 received 230 Expressions of Interest, from more than 1,200 companies and organizations.

  • Some of the world’s greatest architects joined the competition: OMA, MVRDV, BIG, White Architekture, Carlo Ratti Associates, Rudy Riciotti, Jacques Ferrier, Tatiana Bilbao, Miralles Tagliabue, Arup, Perkins+Will and Gensler.

  • Hundreds of innovative solutions have been proposed, including creative solutions for energy; new types of material for construction; solutions to implement the circular economy and zero-waste approaches; urban farming and local food production ideas; and many new services to engage citizens and communities toward greener ways of living.


Civic Solutions
Team representative: Washington Park Development Group, BLDWORKS LLC
Architects: Clément Blanchet Architecture, Civic Projects Architecture LLC, No Architecture, Site Design Group
Environmental experts: Eco Achievers

City of Chicago Planning and Development

Monica Chadha