The Locks


Client: Rock Island Economic Growth Corporation

Project Type: Multi-Family Residential

Services: Architecture

Location:  Rock Island, IL

Size:  34-unit apartment building 63,838 Total S.f. on 4 Floor Levels

Project Overview:

The Locks Apartments is a new complex located in downtown Rock Island with a view of the Mississippi River.  The first floor boasts secure, covered parking with easy access to the three-stories of apartment living above.  The 34-unit transit-oriented housing development includes studio, one, two, and three bedroom units with easy access to the transit station and bikeway.  The unique architecture of the building with its attention to detail and corner turret create a welcome addition to downtown Rock Island.

*Project completed by J. Steve Swift while employed at Southwest Design Associates.