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A new 53-story office building at 150 N. Riverside Plaza will include a 1.5-acre public park. (Credit: Goettsch Partners)

Work Begins On New Riverfront Office Tower

The start of construction on a new office building along the west bank of the Chicago River could change the riverfront landscape in more ways than one.

07/25/2014

This artist rendering shows what a proposed skyscraper would look like along Chicago's lakefront. (Wanda Group)

Reaction Mixed To Possible 89-Story Skyscraper Along Lakefront

It would be Chicago’s third-tallest building — a high-rise proposed by a Chinese development firm. CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports.

07/10/2014

The worksite for the Chicago Spire skyscraper sits abandoned (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Developer Of Spire Seeking To Revive 2,000-Foot Skyscraper Project

An ambitious plan to build a 2,000-foot skyscraper in Streeterville could be getting new life, after the developer of the Chicago Spire reportedly found an investor to help it emerge from bankruptcy.

02/07/2014

A model of the new 45-story River Point office tower, to be built at Lake and Canal streets, at the head of the Chicago River. (Credit: CBS)

Mayor Announces New Riverfront Office Tower

On his first anniversary as Chicago’s Mayor, Rahm Emanuel and developers have announced a new office building to be built in the West Loop, the first in several years.

CBS Chicago–05/16/2012