Status Update: The Clark and Grand Hotels
Dec20

Status Update: The Clark and Grand Hotels

  657 hotel rooms will come online in downtown Chicago, thanks to the project at North Clark Street and West Grand Street. Two surface parking lots and an old bank building bit the dust so that these three buildings could go up simultaneously.  One will be called the Aloft Chicago City Center (511 North Clark), the second will be the Fairfield Inn and Suites Chicago Downtown/River North (60 West Illinois Street), and the third...

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Status Update: The Clark and Grand Hotels
Aug22

Status Update: The Clark and Grand Hotels

Things are really moving along at Clark and Grand where three hotels are going up simultaneously.  We had extensive coverage of this proposal back when it was just an idea on paper in 2009.  Now it looks like the project could be substantially complete in the next six months. The portion of the project you see in the picture above is going to be a 272-room Aloft Hotel.  The other two buildings will be a 177-room Fairfield Inn, and a...

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