Choice Loop Lot Up For Redevelopment — Pritzker Park May Get Slimmed
Feb18

Choice Loop Lot Up For Redevelopment — Pritzker Park May Get Slimmed

There’s not a lot of places left in The Loop where someone with a valise full of hundred dollar bills can make a near-permanent mark on the city.  But one of those places is about to open up. 311 South Plymouth Court (Base map via Apple Maps) You may know 331 South Plymouth Court as the funky (not in a good way) city parking garage lurking behind Pritzker Park, just off State Street.  City Hall has decided to take advantage...

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The Only Park in The Loop Could Become a Skyscraper [updated]
Apr07

The Only Park in The Loop Could Become a Skyscraper [updated]

Six years ago, we published a series of articles heralding the opening of Pritzker Park (344 South State Street) — The first public greenspace inside the Loop proper (as defined by the L tracks) in a generation.  Now it turns out that the pocket park, which has become a lunchtime hangout for office workers, a refuge for tourists with weary feet, and a breath of fresh air for those seeking a slice of nature in the core of this...

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