An open-air mall located in Skokie, Illinois this is one of the most premier shopping destinations in the Midwest. Maintaining 200,000 annual flowers, endless perennial and shrub beds and the maintenance of the expansive irrigation system keeps its on site crew busy. An extensive snow removal program is mobilized and implemented during winter months. In 2004, Old Orchard was recognized by PLANET and ILCA receiving its highest accolade, the only retail center to receive this honor in 2004.