City Plans Significant Upgrades At Midway AirportThe expansion will include a larger parking deck, with four levels, and space for hundreds of cars. Security checkpoints also will be enhanced, and concession areas will be expanded in response to complaints from tourists and business travelers who have expressed concerns about the amenities at Midway for years.
Caterpillar To Stay In Peoria, Expand Corporate HQChief Executive Doug Oberhelman told a crowd of about 200 people Friday that after two years of study, the $55 billion global construction equipment maker will modernize its riverfront complex to include a three-tower building.
Cubs Get On Base With Larger Ballpark Expansion PlanThe city's landmarks commission on Thursday signed off on a project that includes a second video board, outfield signs as big as 650 square feet, light standards in the outfield and seats replacing the current bullpens down the foul lines.
Expansion Plan For Special-Needs School Stirs Controversy in BloomingdaleThe Marklund Day School on Prairie Avenue in Bloomingdale wanted permission to build a 12,000-square-foot annex and increase enrolment from 31 to 66. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.
1871 Technology Hub To Expand Merchandise Mart HQIf you’re an entrepreneur with a great tech idea, 1871 is an ideal place to go to develop your idea into an invention, and the Chicago company has been so successful, it’s expanding its headquarters at the Merchandise Mart.
Emanuel Considering 5,000-Seat Expansion At Soldier FieldThe stadium that's home to the Chicago Bears has a capacity of 61,500 people for football games and 63,500 for other events.
Plan To Add Lanes To Kennedy Expressway Motoring AheadAdding two extra lanes to the westernmost stretch of the Kennedy Expressway doesn’t bother Demetrios Agalianos. But a wall just feet from his Northwest Side home — meant to lessen noise from the busy expressway — isn’t sounding as sweet
Headquarters Beercade: Pinball, Beer & Retro FunHeadquarters Beercade, with it’s awesome drink selection and awesomerer arcade games, was already pretty… you know. awesome. Now, thanks to their expansion to include a "pinball alley," they just got even more awesomererer!
Committee To Study South Shore Rail Line ExpansionA legislative study committee will take a look at whether northwest Indiana's South Shore commuter rail line should be expanded.
City Plans To Extend Riverwalk Along Chicago RiverThe city of Chicago has big plans for the walkway along the Chicago River.
Gov. Quinn Vetoes Casino Expansion Bill Gov. Pat Quinn has vetoed the casino expansion bill.
Chicago Symphony Orchestra Weighs Expanding Into Western SuburbsThe Chicago Symphony Orchestra is taking a hard look at expanding its presence in the western suburbs. But it is not yet time to get in line for tickets.
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