Panel To Consider Preliminary Landmark Status For Marina CityThe iconic Marina City complex on the north edge of the Chicago River could soon become an official city landmark, after preservationists lost a battle to save another building designed by the same architect.
City Weighing Landmark Status For Fulton-Randolph Market DistrictDespite objections from many local property owners and residents, the city of Chicago is considering landmark status for the Fulton-Randolph Market District along the west bank of the Chicago River.
Fulton Market Owners Fight City Hall Plan For Landmark DistrictBusiness owners in the city’s trendy Fulton Market area were urging the Emanuel administration to drop plans to designate the district as a city landmark, and turn the wholesale market into a tourist-oriented farmers market like Pike Place in Seattle.
Judge Temporarily Blocks Demolition Of Prentice HospitalThe wrecking ball won't claim the former Prentice Women's Hospital building for at least three more weeks.
Fight Pits Pollution Foes Against Fans Of Historic SteamshipThe owners of the only remaining coal-powered steamship on the Great Lakes call it an historical asset, but critics say it's a major polluter.
Obstacles Of Wrigley's Landmark Status The Cubs, however, have a face a difficult challenge in that they play at Wrigley Field, which is protected by landmark status. This means the Cubs are extremely limited as to what they can do and where they can add signs.