Status Update: Arkadia Rising in Greektown
Dec09

Status Update: Arkadia Rising in Greektown

  Greektown’s latest residential tower is rising along South Halsted Street.  Arkadia (765 West Adams Street) has poked above ground and construction crews are rapidly adding floors to what will eventually be a 33-story building. The animation above  (photos by our own Bill Motchan) shows how far Arkadia has progressed in 14 months— from packed parking lot to budding building site.  When completed in 2015 the FitzGerald...

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Pan Finds a New Home – Construction Underway on Greektown’s Newest Skyscraper
Jul22

Pan Finds a New Home – Construction Underway on Greektown’s Newest Skyscraper

  Three days ago, the City of Chicago issued building permits, and site prep is underway, for the latest residential tower to buffer Greektown from the Kennedy Expressway.  Arkadia will rise 33 stories at 765 West Adams Street. The building’s tower was originally oriented east-west in order to preserve views of downtown Chicago for people in Greektown and West Town, while the podium reflected noise from I-90/94 below.  But...

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