News & Awards
Lombard Company Receives Award in Honor of it’s Support For The Developmentally Disabled
The Lombard Company was presented the Spirit of Sertoma Corporate Citizen of the Year Award from Sertoma Centre, Inc. This was the Centre’s inaugural corporate citizen award. The award was bestowed upon The Lombard Company for its long time commitment and dedication to the support of the developmentally disabled. Our support of Sertoma’s workshop and training center has helped many of their clients achieve dignity through work. We were truly honored to receive this special award.
Mike Lombard, pictured, receiving the Spirit of Sertoma award.
Family Partner Award
n 2004, Metropolitan Family Services bestowed upon the Lombard Family its Family Partner Award. The award recognizes the long-term support provided by the Lombard family and The Lombard Company for the mission of Metropolitan Family Services. In addition, Michael G. Lombard served as a longtime board member for Metropolitan Family Service Southwest.
Metropolitan Family Services is the largest nonsectarian provider of family and social services in the Chicagoland area.
2015 LeRoy M. Corradino Spirit Recipient
The Lombard Family who own and operate The Lombard Company located in Alsip was honored and awarded with the LeRoy M. Corradino Spirit Award at Park Lawn’s 30th Annual “A Day in the Sun” Golf Invitational.
Park Lawn established the award in memory of LeRoy M. Corradino, a long-time supporter and member of Park Lawn’s “A Day in the Sun” committee. The award is presented to an individual or company who exemplifies LeRoy’s ideals and spirit of preserving Park Lawn’s future.
The Lombard Company was hired as Park Lawn’s general contractor completed the monumental task of rebuilding Park Lawn Center. The building consists of three levels with the cafeteria on the bottom floor and bedrooms on the second and third levels.
Today, Park Lawn Center stands as one of the few facilities in the State of Illinois designed specifically to care for individuals with profound and complex needs.
Park Lawn is grateful to the Lombard family for their continued corporate and individual support for those with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
A panel of judges from the Association of Licensed Architects designated the newly renovated Romeoville Branch Library of the White Oak District as a Silver Medal Award winner. The project was feted for professional design excellence and superior achievement.
Upon completion of the phased renovation, the project doubled the amount of space used by the library at the branch to 46,000 sf. In addition to the interior work, extensive exterior work rejuvenated the building façade, entry and landscaping. The library now enjoys state-of-the-art technology and audio-visual systems. The library remained open to the public throughout the work at 201 W. Normantown Road in Romeoville.
The Lombard Company was the general contractor for the Dewberry designed project.
The Lombard Company received an official resolution from the Board of Trustees of Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School. The resolution was an expression of gratitude and appreciation for The Lombard Company’s long history support for Mother McAuley High School, and for completion of many construction projects for Mother McAuley High School from 1993 to 2013.
Mother McAuley Liberal Arts High School is an all-girls, Catholic high school founded in 1956 by the Sisters of Mercy. It is located in the Mount Greenwood neighborhood of Chicago. It is the largest all-girl high school in the country.
The Lombard Company and Chicago Engine Company 18 Fire Station awarded Silver LEED Certificate by the U.S. Green Building Council.
Leed Certification is administered and awarded by the U.S. Green Building Council, a Washington based nonprofit coalition of building industry leaders. This council promotes design and construction practices that increase profitability, reduces negative environmental impact of buildings, while improving occupant health and well-being. Leed Certification is only awarded after a rigorous examination process by a qualified third party team. The Lombard Company, along with Chicago Engine Company 18, is proud to have been awarded this coveted certification.
Mary Bartelme Park in Chicago, a unique new concept constructed by The Lombard Company wins coveted Best Open Space Award.
Michael Lombard attended the 2011 Friends of Downtown annual awards ceremony on May 12th at the Haymarket Pub & Brewery in Chicago, at which The Mary Bartelme Park, completed in 2010, was honored as “Best Open Space” project. The project was designed by Site Design Group and is owned by the Chicago Park District.
Lombard and Sagawau Environmental Learning Center earns Gold LEED Award.
The new Sagawau Environmental Learning Center near Lemont was recently accredited as LEED Gold-certified. The project was designed by McDonough Associates, Inc., constructed by The Lombard Company and is owned by the Forest Preserve District of Cook County. The Lombard Company continues to excel in the important, Green Building Technology field with yet another LEED Certified building.