Daniel H. Burnham Academy Campus Park

1903 East 96th Street

“Campus parks are invaluable to the quality of life of a community because they provide a peaceful place for residents and families. Thanks to our campus parks program, we are creating green, open spaces with grass, trees and flowers and replacing concrete and asphalt.” Mayor Richard M. Daley at the ribbon cutting August 2, 2003.

The new campus park includes:

  • Two Playgounds with Soft Surfaces
  • Multipurpose Playing Field
  • 74 New Trees
  • 391 New Shrubs
  • 1004 Perennial Plants
  • Ornamental Lighting
  • Drinking Fountain
  • Bicycle Rack
  • Benches and Trash Receptacles
  • Trash Compactor
  • Two New Staff Parking Areas
  • Drainage Structures
  • Ornamental Fencing
1903 East 96th Street
Ward 7: South Deering
General Contractors:
Schoenbeck Corporation
Architect of Record:
Smith Group JJR Incorporated