Goose Island Lumber Yard May Sport Wood Once Again
Feb07

Goose Island Lumber Yard May Sport Wood Once Again

The root of Chicago’s industrial past could soon be the home of the city’s largest — or at least heaviest — green building endeavor. Crain’s Chicago Business reports that Hines is thinking about putting up an office building on Goose Island that would be made of wood. The Houston developer isn’t barking up the wrong tree here.  There have been dozens of commercial buildings erected over the last few years...

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Neighbor News: Valhalla on the Prairie
Jul01

Neighbor News: Valhalla on the Prairie

If you’re not into football, or hotdish, you might not know that the Minnesota Vikings are building a new stadium in Minneapolis. Gold Coast Spy Darcie happened to be up there recently, and sent in these pictures of the construction progress. Branded the U.S. Bank Stadium (Take that, U.S. Cellular Field!), the stadium is currently at the point where the last of the roof supports are going in.  And unlike its predecessor the...

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