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Redevelopment

Travelers walk through the redesigned International Terminal at O'Hare International Airport. © 2014 Westfield

City Unveils Makeover Of O’Hare International Terminal

It’s the first redevelopment since Terminal 5’s construction in 1993 and includes two dozen new high-end retail and dining options.

04/04/2014

The former Children's Memorial Hospital site. (CBS)

One Year Later, Little Movement To Redevelop Old Children’s Hospital Site

But the prime Lincoln Park real estate where the hospital once stood still sits vacant, with redevelopment plans far from complete. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports.

05/16/2013

The La Grange Theater is among the notable businesses in downtown La Grange. (CBS)

Your Chicago: West Suburban La Grange

The village has come a long way since a man named Franklin Cossett led the emigration from Chicago in the 1870s.

10/19/2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel Unveils Plans To Redevelop Sites Of Coal Plants, Old Asphalt Factory

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Saturday unveiled plans to redevelop three old industrial sites on the Southwest Side – including the two infamous coal plants that closed last month.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2012

Developer Dan McCaffrey envisions a dense redevelopment of 1,000 apartments at the former site of Children's Memorial Hospital in Lincoln Park. (CBS)

Plans To Redevelop Old Children’s Memorial Site Draw Jeers, Praise

The final plan calls for more than 1,000 new apartments, green space and retail shops as well, keeping some existing buildings and demolishing others. CBS 2’s Marissa Bailey reports.

07/26/2012

Residents of a the Lathrop Homes public housing development are fighting to stay in their homes. (Credit: Lisa Fielding/WBBM Newsradio)

Lathrop Homes Public Housing Residents Fear Being Kicked Out

Residents of a the Lathrop Homes public housing development, at Diversey Parkway and the Chicago River’s North Branch, are fighting to stay in their homes in wake of a CHA renovation project.

CBS Chicago–07/20/2012

McDonalds's Near Wrigley

Ricketts Family Buys McDonald’s Across From Wrigley Field

The owners of the Cubs have purchased the lot directly across from Wrigley Field, where a prominent McDonald’s now stands.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2011

53rd Street

Hyde Park Bookstore: Construction At Harper Court Has Hurt Business

Not everyone is thrilled about the sweeping redevelopment project that will bring a new hotel and university office building to Hyde Park.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2011

Purple Hotel

Plans Moving Ahead To Redevelop Site Of Old Lincolnwood Hotel

Demolition and redevelopment are one step closer for a long-vacant Lincolnwood Hotel with a colorful exterior and a seedy history.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2011

Children's Museum Plan

Children’s Museum Won’t Be Coming To Grant Park

Three years after it generated shouting matches and power struggles in City Hall, the plan to move the Chicago Children’s Museum to Grant Park has been declared dead by one official.

CBS Chicago–10/27/2011

Riverview

New Mariano’s Fresh Store To Open On Onetime Riverview Site

Mariano’s, the local concept for the Roundy’s supermarket chain will soon make its debut in the city, on the site where past generations enjoyed roller coaster rides and sideshows.

CBS Chicago–06/09/2011

Ald. Michele Smith (43rd)

New Alderman Files To Curb Lincoln Park Hospital Redevelopment

Newly-elected Ald. Michele Smith (43rd) is already following through on a campaign promise, and trying to curb the redevelopment plans for the old Lincoln Park Hospital.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

Chicago Children's Museum

Could Children’s Museum Stay At Navy Pier?

Will the Chicago Children’s Museum stay at Navy Pier, or will it go? According to reports Wednesday, the answer seems to be a definite “maybe.”

CBS Chicago–03/23/2011

Lincoln Park Hospital Redevelopment

Ruling May Soon Come For Hospital Site Plan

A ruling could come soon in a controversial zoning plan for the old site of Lincoln Park Hospital.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2011

Lincoln Park Hospital Redevelopment

Bouquets, Brickbats For Lincoln Park Hospital Plan

Developers have revised plans for the site of the shuttered Lincoln Park Hospital, but some neighbors are still speaking out against it.

CBS Chicago–03/01/2011

53rd Street

Progress Coming Along On Hyde Park Retail Complex

Progress is coming along on the new development on the site of the Harper Court shopping center in Hyde Park, according to a published report.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2011

53rd Street

Whole Foods, Second City May Come To Hyde Park

A Whole Foods and an outpost of the Second City comedy club are among the options being considered for a soaring new complex just off busy 53rd Street.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2010