TRADITION OF CIVIC BEAUTIFICATION

GIFTS TO THE COMMUNITY, 1915-2017

1915 – Triangle Park – landscaped – continuing project.
1920 – Elm trees - planted on Deerpath, between Green Bay and Waukegan Road in memory of soldiers who died in WWI.
1928 – Funded bridge restoration at Sheridan and Deerpath.
1937 – South Park - landscaped.
1948 – Market Square - replanted and refurbished.
1949 – Northwestern and North Shore stations - landscaped.
1954 – Crab Tree Hill at Deerpath School planted in memory of Jean Morton Cudahy.
1955 – Recreational area created from the old City Dump.
1961 – Library courtyards landscaped.
1966 – Library Garden Room redecorated.
1969 – Triangle Park - major replanting.
1972 – Market Square - new landscaping plan.
1976 – Old Firehouse Garden at Market Square created.
1977 – Lake Forest Hospital patient walk planted with trees and bulbs. Library addition - landscape plan and planting.
1979 – Entrance of new Recreation Center planted.
1980 – Gorton Senior Center – planting provided.
1981 – City Hall –landscape plan and planting provided
1982 – Recreation Center – planting completed.
1983 – Lake Forest Nature Conservancy Walk – entrance landscaped. 
1984 - Lake Forest Post Office and Railroad Station - relandscaped.
1985 - Lake Forest Library - supplemented planting.
1985 - Triangle Park - trees planted and dedicated to members.
1987 - Forest Park Beach - shoreline conservation, restoration, recreational development, landscape design and planting.
1991 - Open Lands Park - donation of major trees and shrubs.
1995 - Forest Park - memorial beech trees planted.
1996 - Initiated new landscape plan for Market Square.
1997 - Adopt a Highway Program on Waukegan Road North of Route 60.
1997 - Market Square landscape plan, planting and paving.
2001 - Market Square container planting
2001 -  Crab Tree Hill daffodils planted in memory of 9/11
2002 - Market Square container planting
2003 - Market Square container planting
2003 – Crab Tree Hill daffodils planted in memory of 9/11
2004 - Market Square container planting
2004 - Crab Tree Hill daffodils planted in memory of 9/11
2004 - Elawa Farm - Planted Elms
2004 - Lake Forest Hospital - Labyrinth Garden
2005 - Elawa Farm -  sprinkler system
2005 - Market Square container planting
2006 - Ragdale - landscape
2006 - Market Square container planting
2007 - Market Square container planting
2008 - Market Square container planting
2008 - Elawa Farm - Adair Foster Garden Room
2009 - Market Square container planting
2009 - Forest Park - Master Landscape Plan
2009 - Elawa Farm - Adair Foster Garden Room
2010 - GCA Centennial Project - Central Park, NY
2010 - Market Square container planting
2011 - The Garden at Elawa Farm
2011 - GCA Centennial Project - Central Park, NY
2011 - Lake Forest College, Glen Rowan House - terrance and garden restoration
2011 - Lake Bluff Garden Club - Sunrise Park bluff restoration
2011 - Market Square container planting
2012 - Market Square container planting
2012 - The Garden at Elawa Farm
2012 - GCA Centennial Project - Central Park, NY
2012 - Lake Forest College, Glen Rowan House - terrance and garden restoration
2013 - Market Square container planting
2013 - The Garden at Elawa Farm
2014 - Market Square container planting
2014 - Forest Park - tree planting
2015 - Market Square container planting
2015 - Forest Park - post installation maintenance
2015 - The Junior Garden Club of Lake Forest, Belvedere Garden - restoration
2016  - Market Square container planting
2017 - Market Square container planting