Major Upgrades Coming to Reese-Adjacent Bronzeville Apartment Complex
Jun21

Major Upgrades Coming to Reese-Adjacent Bronzeville Apartment Complex

You know what makes older architecture look nice?  Adding shiny new architecture right next to it.  That’s what’s happening in Bronzeville, at the Prairie Shores apartment complex, where a Gensler-designed pavilion will soon snuggle between two buildings of the five-building property. June, 2021 rendering of the Prairie Shores clubhouse. (Courtesy of Gensler.) The glassy “clubhouse” is being added between 2901...

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First Steps Toward Redeveloping the Reese Hospital Site; Several Million to Go
Jun05

First Steps Toward Redeveloping the Reese Hospital Site; Several Million to Go

The City of Chicago has taken the first baby steps forward in its effort to transform the former Michael Reese Hospital site into something more than a scar on the lakefront. Mayor Rahm Emanuel made the announcement late last week with a roll-call list of companies that will be in charge of the project, including… Farpoint Development Draper & Kramer Chicago Neighborhood Initiatives McLaurin Development Partners Bronzeville...

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