Newberry Library Getting a 34-Story Bookend

For the last 16 years, we’ve gloated every time a surface parking lot was erased from downtown Chicago.  Now it looks like a parking...

North Side CTA Riders To Get Less Time Staring at Their Phones

A North Side bottleneck that has stalled commuters since your grandpa paid a nickel to ride to Wrigley Field is finally being dealt with. Ground has...

Hilton Finds a Way to Land Two New Hotels in The Loop

After a feeding frenzy that lasted a few years, recently there has been a slight downtick in the ferocity of the development of new hotels in...

110 North Wacker About to Top Out… Off… Whatever

The 53-story skyscraper that erased the vaguely Mid-Century General Growth Building is about to reach its penultimate height.  110 North Wacker...

Fulton Market “Technology Center” Moving Forward

Plans for a new building in Chicago’s Fulton Market District have been filed with the city. The so-called “City Technology Center”...

Hancock Replacement Plan Filed With The City

Several months after a ceremonial groundbreaking, plans for Chicago’s Hancock Replacement have been filed with the city clerk. No,...

Senior Housing Expansion Coming to Lincoln Park

The Chicago Housing Authority has filed paperwork to expand the Edith Spurlock Sampson senior housing complex in Lincoln Park. Locations of the new...

What Housing Crisis? Chicago About to Lose Another SRO

As Chicago continues its march toward Manhattanization, the working poor are being pushed further and further to the city’s margins.  The...

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  • A Short Tour of Chicagoland’s Ultimate Kitchen

  • New Video Shows Off Wolf Point West

  • Crane Video Shows Progress on United Center Expansion Project

  • More Details on What to Expect From One Bennett Park

  • Chicago Artist Does an Architecture and Video Game Mashup