Will Aon Center be Chicago’s Next Skyscraper to Sport an Observation Deck?
Jul06

Will Aon Center be Chicago’s Next Skyscraper to Sport an Observation Deck?

  Better late than never, Chicago’s third-tallest building may soon get into the observation deck business.  Crain’s Chicago Business reports that some of the potential new owners of the Aon Center at 200 East Randolph Street want to open the upper reaches of the stately skyscraper to the public. The 83-story building in Chicago’s New Eastside is currently for sale, and expected to fetch well in excess of...

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A Big Brown Downtown Tower is Also Chicago’s Greenest
Oct21

A Big Brown Downtown Tower is Also Chicago’s Greenest

Chicago’s last two mayors have both had the stated goal of making Chicago one of the world’s greenest cities.  It’s quite a shift for a metropolis that gave us Bubbly Creek and drinking water so putrid a river had to be reversed to keep everyone from dying.  As they used to say back when cigarette commercials were still on television, “You’ve come a long way, baby.” In June of 2012, Mayor Rahm...

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