Hotel, Casino or Obama Library?  Reese Hospital Options Criticized as Inappropriate, Not Grand Enough
Apr18

Hotel, Casino or Obama Library? Reese Hospital Options Criticized as Inappropriate, Not Grand Enough

The third community meeting to discuss the fate of the Michael Reese Hospital site was held last evening at West Point Missionary Baptist Church (3566 South Cottage Grove Avenue), with an overflow crowd of Bronzeville and South Loop residents offering support, criticism and in one case, a Roger Ebert-grade Big Thumbs Down. Fourth Ward Alderman William D. Burns led off the meeting and introduced representatives from the city’s...

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