It’s still mostly ugly concrete, but its crane is becoming more and more visible across downtown Chicago. Amli River North (71 West Hubbard Street) is rising on the edge of the Near North Side entertainment district.
When it’s done it will be a very prominent 50 stories, and likely a visual landmark in the neighborhood. It’s already drawing attention, and it’s only a third of its eventual height.
The first residents are expected to move in around Spring, 2013.