What Folks Are Saying About The Preserve at Oak Meadows

The Preserve at Oak Meadows Scores a Hole in One

The Preserve at Oak Meadows has received multiple awards and accolades from environmentalists and golfers since its opening in summer 2017.  

Awards to date:

  • "Renovation of the Year" from Golf Inc. magazine
  • Force of Nature Award from Chicago Wilderness for serving as a role model with its conservation and restoration efforts
  • 2017 Merit Award from the American Society of Landscape Architects
  • No. 6 in Illinois (No. 1 in DuPage County) in Golfweek's 2018 Best Courses You Can Play
  • Design Excellence Award from the American Society of Golf Course Architects

Golf Inc.
2018 Renovation of the Year

"A good example of the golf course acting as an open space amenity that preserves valued natural habitat and provides needed flood control measure. This project meets and exceeds the complex goals set forth by the many regulatory agencies involved."


Chicago Wilderness
2017 Force of Nature Award

"Visitors to the revitalized property will now enjoy an experience that is a modern model of a symbiotic relationship between conservation and recreation."


Golf Digest
2017 Green Star Award

"The Preserve at Oak Meadows, a daily-fee course in Addison, IL, might be the most important new golf course of 2017."


American Society of Landscape Architects — Illinois Chapter
2017 Merit Award

"The redevelopment of The Preserve not only provides a world-class golf experience, but addresses flooding issues through a high functioning, quality landscape that manages stormwater and restores habitat."