Readers Called It: It’s a Soccer Stadium for Lincoln Yards
Nov27

Readers Called It: It’s a Soccer Stadium for Lincoln Yards

A few weeks ago we asked our dear readers to speculate which professional sport might occupy the proposed Amazon.com Stadium at Sterling Bay’s Lincoln Yards development. According to your feedback, soccer was the most logical option, with some people speculating that maybe the Chicago Fire might seek to leave southwest suburban Toyota Stadium. Now the Chicago Tribune has the goods.  It turns out you were right about the sport,...

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Clybourn Corridor Citizens Cry: Toss Bathwater, Save Baby
May04

Clybourn Corridor Citizens Cry: Toss Bathwater, Save Baby

Last night the first public meeting was held to discuss the future of the Clybourn Corridor  — the former industrial zone along the Chicago River that in recent years has been encroached upon by upscale residential development.  It was hosted by Second Ward Alderman Brian Hopkins and 43rd Ward Alderman Michele Smith at DePaul University. The specific target of the discussion was Planned Manufacturing District 1, the area running a...

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