Ponce on Pontes: Chicago River Bridges Discussed on WTTW

One of the best local news and public affairs programs in Chicagoland turned its lenses on Chicago’s bridges the other night.  And right...

New Cabrini Green Tower Construction Now Underway

No ribbons to cut.  No hands to glad.  No gourmet food trucks from which to nosh.  Just a very long plywood wall and lots of earth-moving...

Madison/Wabash CTA Station Officially a Goner

Sure, for weeks there have been demolition crews crawling all over the 119-year-old elevated train station at 29 North Wabash Avenue busy turning...

Will a Gold Coast Tower Light Up Our Lives?

You know how people hate when Chicago’s skyline gets messed with?  Especially since it’s recently become festooned with corporate logos...

Residential Skyscraper at 460 West Chicago Finally Up For Approval

It’s been half a year since paperwork was filed with the city to build a 30-story residential tower at 460 West Chicago Avenue, a block...

Who’s Who at the Chicago Architecture Biennial

  The first Chicago Architecture Biennial is rapidly approaching, and the organizers have just released a list of which firms from which...

Taller, Flatter Wanda Vista Tower Meets the Public

The upgrade in ballrooms at the Radisson Blu Aqua (225 North Columbus Drive) turned out to be a great call, as hundreds of people packed the seats...

Slice of Life: Flag in the Fog

If you’re one of the people who have the privilege of living or working in one of Chicago’s skyscrapers, you may have had the...

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