Protesters Raise Concerns As City Council Learns Plans For Obama Presidential CenterAs plans for the Barack Obama Presidential Center are being introduced to the Chicago City Council on Wednesday, voices are being raised over the South Side project.
Obama Center Representatives Ask Community To Speak Up, Support The FoundationProponents of the planned Obama Presidential Center on the South Side are using the Martin Luther King Junior holiday to build support for the project.
Obama Center Revises Design In Response To Community ConcernsThe Obama Foundation has changed some of the plans for its library center in Jackson Park, in response to complaints from its future neighbors.
Federal Highway Administration Coordinating Reports To Green Light Obama Presidential CenterOne federal agency has the job of coordinating all of the reports and studies necessary for the planned Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park.
At Issue: South Shore’s Revitalization Goes Beyond Obama CenterThere are hopes of redeveloping the old Michael Reese Hospital and the U.S. Steel South Works sites, as well.
South Side Activists Still Seek 'Benefits Agreement' Obama Nixed For Library"We're going to be heard. We're going to make noise," said Charles Perry of the Westside Health Authority.
Obama Nixes Idea Of 'Benefits Agreement' With Library NeighborsDiscussion about the benefits and also some concerns resurfaced Thursday, as the foundation driving the project held a public meeting.
Neighbors Of Obama Library Project Want 'Benefits Agreement'They say they're concerned the forthcoming Obama Presidential Center will displace residents. CBS 2's Charlie De Mar reports.
City Of Chicago Holds Showing, Q & A Session For Obama Presidential Center PlansThe city of Chicago is showing its latest plans and answering questions Thursday on the Obama Presidential Center at the South Shore Cultural Center.
Proposed Golf Course For Obama Presidential Center Comes Under FireOpponents made their views known at the second of three public meetings about the proposed Obama Presidential Center.
Emanuel Dodges Questions On Closing Cornell Drive For Obama LibraryMayor Rahm Emanuel carefully side-stepped questions about possibly closing Cornell Drive as part of the Obama Presidential Center campus.
The Obamas Unveil Plans For The Obama Presidential Center In Jackson ParkFormer President Obama and his wife Michelle returned Wednesday to Chicago to unveil plans for the new Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park dedicated to the 44th President.