Oprah Winfrey’s Legacy In The West Loop Celebrated In Massive Green Steet Mural
A different developer promised an Oprah tribute in the West Loop four years ago but it never materialized.
West Loop’s Instagram-Friendly Wndr Museum Looks To Expand Despite Coronavirus Closure
Neighbors worry about a lack of parking in the plan, which could eventually include a 300-seat theater.
Wells Street Hotel Developer Revises Plan 4 Years After Approval, Drawing Backlash From Neighbors
Developers revised their plan to turn the O’Brien’s Bar site into a hotel with an above-grade parking garage. Neighbors aren't happy. "We shouldn't have to pay for the developers’ mistakes.”
Developer Planning 5-Story West Loop Building Hopes Smaller Offices Will Be ‘Pretty Attractive’ Post-Pandemic
If approved, the retail and office building planned for 1020 W. Randolph St. is expected to open in 2022.
Rainforest Cafe Closes A Year Sooner Than Planned — And Developer Got To Keep A Gorilla
The family-friendly restaurant could be redeveloped into new retail space or demolished for a high-rise, property owner Sean Conlon said.
As Nearby Offices Extend Work-From-Home Policies, 16-Story Life Science Hub Breaks Ground In Fulton Market
Despite the global pandemic, the team behind Fulton Labs believes there is still a strong demand for laboratory space.
Tulum-Inspired Mexican Eatery The Diver Brings Beach Bungalow Vibes To Former Flamingo Rum Club
The River North building’s iconic flamingo mural is going away, but Chicago artist JC Rivera will be back to paint something new.
Lincoln Park SRO Rehab Will Bring 32 Affordable Housing Units To ‘Chicago’s Most Expensive Neighborhood’
The 114-year-old single room occupancy Covent Hotel will be rehabbed and a seven-story apartment building will be built next door.
Weed Dispensary Planned For Old Bucktown Emissions Testing Site Aims To Put The ‘Park Back In Parking Lot’
Once the center of a traffic nightmare, a developer aims to swap parking at the Webster Avenue facility for new trees.
15-Story West Loop Condo Project Approved By Plan Commission
In the works since 2018, the zoning amendment will bring 58 high-end condos to the West Loop and allow the developer to build taller than once planned.