PRESS RELEASE: McShane Construction Completes 36-Unit Affordable Housing Assignment in Urbana, Illinois

ROSEMONT, IL – Jeffrey A. Raday, P.E., President of McShane Construction Company, is pleased to announce that the firm has completed Hamilton on the Park, a 36-unit, affordable housing rental complex on behalf of developer, The Benoit Group in partnership with the Housing Authority of Champaign County.  The townhome style development is located on a two-acre land parcel at 1201 Brookstone Court in Urbana, Illinois, situated in close proximity to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  The centralized location of the development provides easy access to public transportation, a hospital, retail, restaurants and government facilities.  
McShane Construction completed six wood frame buildings that comprise Hamilton on the Park artfully arranged around a central driveway that provides 40 parking spaces.  Designed and constructed to meet Enterprise Green Communities criteria, the two-story residential buildings feature one-, two- and three-bedroom units that incorporate energy efficient windows, low VOC products and Energy Star appliances.  
The multi-family rental development also provides tenant amenities such as a one-story community building that houses management offices, meeting and gathering spaces and a media room.  McShane Construction also completed an outdoor playground and seating areas for the residents of Hamilton on the Park.  
“The McShane Construction project team is honored to have been selected by The Benoit Group to transform their vision for this development into a completed residential complex that serves the growing need for affordable housing opportunities within the community,” states Raday.  “We look forward to working with The Benoit Group and the Housing Authority of Champaign County on future projects where our integrated collaboration, dedication and expertise will again produce a high-quality and successful project.”
Tyson and Billy Architects, P.C. provided the comprehensive architectural services for the Hamilton on the Park affordable housing development. 
About McShane Construction Company
McShane Construction Company was established in 1984 and is headquartered in Rosemont, Illinois with regional offices in Phoenix, Arizona, Irvine, California and Auburn, Alabama. The firm offers integrated design/build and build-to-suit construction services for the multi-family, office, healthcare, hospitality, recreational, retail, manufacturing and distribution markets.  For more information, visit the firm’s web site at
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