Urban Habitat Chicago



The mission of Urban Habitat Chicago is to demonstrate the viability of sustainable concepts and practices in urban environments through research, education, and hands-on projects. We work at the intersections of urban agriculture, the built environment, materials recovery and reuse, and emerging local industries, focusing on creating seamless transitions in the cycles of resources at all scales. The people of UHC are drawn from many professions and interests architecture & urban planning, biology, product design, interior design, media production, landscape architecture, construction, real estate, and education. UHC is a talented, multidisciplinary team of people that work on a volunteer basis to develop and apply unique solutions to the many challenges presented in cities.