Briefly: Here Comes Pete, Block37, Rapid Buses
Feb10

Briefly: Here Comes Pete, Block37, Rapid Buses

  The Chicago Architecture Foundation has started a new web site to help students who are interested in architecture. ¬†According to the press release, “DiscoverDesign.org, an online tool that guides students through the architectural process on real-world design projects, with feedback and assistance from architects and engineers from across the country.” In other news, the Chicago Architecture Foundation has, for the...

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Briefly: Pete’s and The Wolf, Buildings Going Up, Stuff Coming Down
Jan30

Briefly: Pete’s and The Wolf, Buildings Going Up, Stuff Coming Down

  Another Chicago food desert is going to be watered. After months (years?) of struggling, Pete’s Fresh is going to break ground on a new grocery store at Madison and Western. ¬†$700,000 was transferred into escrow yesterday (Thursday, January 26, 2012) and the project can finally start churning some dirt. Yet another idea is being floated for developing Wolf Point, the parking lot on the north side of the Chicago River...

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