Legat Architects

“Legat transformed a dark, inward-focused building into a vibrant community pillar that encapsulates the Erie brand/vision, responds to the cultural nuances of the neighborhood, and respects our funding limitations.”

Watch Video – New Personality for an Old Building

ENR Midwest honored the Erie HealthReach Waukegan Health Center with an Award of Merit for Interior/Tenant Improvement in its Best Projects competition. Watch this video to find out how an “impenetrable” 1970s-era bank became an “open and welcoming” community health center.

“The design has been a critical part of our impact on both patients and staff. For instance, the beauty and openness of the main stair has inspired them to take the stairs rather than the elevator.”

Let There Be Lightness

Read Chicago Architect magazine’s article “Let There Be Lightness” to learn how the design “flipped the building’s personality from inward-looking to outward-looking.”