811 Emerson
Evanston, IL 60201


Welcome to the Link Evanston construction communication page. This site will provide regular updates on construction progress and important information pertaining to construction site management. This site will not serve as a leasing or marketing site and will not include information pertaining to rental availability. For more information on availability and leasing please visit thelinkevanston.com. All questions or concerns related to the construction site or the construction plan should be directed to the contacts listed below.

Behind 811

The Link Evanston is being constructed by the professional construction team at Focus, a premier builder of residential real estate throughout Chicagoland, specializing in upscale condominium, townhome and apartment developments. Our name is descriptive of the very focused approach we bring to the business and the collective mindset of an in-house team that includes designers, architects, contractors, engineers, and experts in other key disciplines. Since our inception in 1993 we have worked relentlessly to identify, meet and exceed our customers’ expectations in every aspect of the building and buying process. Architectural integrity. Design flexibility. Superior materials and craftsmanship. Uncompromising service.

For more information, visit www.focusrealestate.com

Construction Management Plans

Review and Download the Approved Construction Management Plans

Our Team

Say hello to our team, each a master of their respective craft.

*Please call the Superintendent before contacting the Project Manager.

Steve Rogers

Senior Project Manager, Focus

Rich Czarnik

Lead Superintendent, Focus

Progress Reports

This section will be updated weekly with information outlining upcoming activities on site.

May 20, 2019 – Construction Progress Report

Work Completed 05/13 – 05/17: Focus' construction team finished the exterior framing up to Level…

February 1, 2019 – Construction Progress Report

Work Completed 01/28 – 02/01: Focus construction continued framing interior walls for Levels 02-04 and…

January 7, 2019 – Construction Progress Report

Work Completed 01/07 – 01/11: Focus construction finished pouring the topping slab for Level 07,…

Road Work

Phase 3 of the Construction Management Plan (CMP) has begun, which includes installation of water barrier walls in the traffic lane nearest to the site, closing the north half of the lane going West on Emerson a well as temporary closures of crosswalks/ramps.

Emergency Contacts

*Please call the Superintendent before contacting the Project Manager.

Rich Czarnik
Lead Superintendent

(847) 366-6736

Steve Rogers
Snr Project Manager

(224) 255-6116