Groundbreaking For New South Loop Residential Tower
Feb27

Groundbreaking For New South Loop Residential Tower

In cities these days, trains are one of those “If you build it, they will come” amenities.  Case in point: The new residential tower that just broke ground a block from the CTA’s Green Line Cermak/McCormick Place station. Rendering of 2111 South Wabash (Courtesy of Draper and Kramer) The 24-story building is an SCB design for Draper and Kramer located at 2111 South Wabash Avenue.  When complete, the tower will bring 275 new homes to...

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“This is Cermak-McCormick Place”
Feb11

“This is Cermak-McCormick Place”

If you live in the South Loop, your commute tonight might end with a new phrase “This is Cermak-McCormick Place.” The Chicago Transit Authority’s newest L stop opened this week, and The Chicago Architecture Blog‘s Daniel Schell stopped by to take pictures of the CTA station at its cleanest. The new station is partly a response to the increasing number of people living in the South Loop and an effort by the city...

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