Crane’s Up, and The Coast is Clear at Lakeshore East

Construction is underway at the newest skyscraper at the Lakeshore East subdivision of the New Eastside portion of the Loop neighborhood of Chicago.

Construction at The Surf in Lakeshore East

A crane has been erected for The Coast (345 East Wacker Drive), a $150 million, 45-story residential tower scheduled to obliterate most lake views from Aqua (430 East Waterside Drive) by 2013.

See our previous coverage of The Coast here:

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