South Loop Skyscraper Gets Presidential Name
Jul10

South Loop Skyscraper Gets Presidential Name

If you know anyone whose address is 1201 South Prairie Avenue, it’s time to update your address book. We received a notice a couple of weeks ago that One Museum Park West (previously One Museum Park II) was rebranding as The Grant.  So, we updated our Chicago building database. Today we received a notice that The Grant has officially launched, under the leadership of friends-of-the-blog, Related Midwest. You can read the press...

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Could The Gateway Stir To Life in the South Loop?
Nov29

Could The Gateway Stir To Life in the South Loop?

More than a decade ago, the people of the then-new Central Station development in the South Loop were promised a pair of parks.  Daniel Webster Park, which now exists at the corner of South Indiana Avenue and East 14th Street, and Mark Twain Park, which only partially exists. A public meeting has been scheduled for next Wednesday to discuss transferring the portion of Mark Twain Park that currently exists from the ownership of Central...

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