Wrigley renovations

Rendering of the new "Porch" section in the left field bleachers at Wrigley Field.  It is a standing-room-only area for up to 100 fans, located under the new video board in left field. (Credit: Chicago Cubs)

Cubs To Open Left Field Bleachers At Wrigley On Monday

When the Cubs return to Wrigley Field to face the Mets next Monday, the left field bleachers will be open for the first time since the team started its stadium renovations last fall.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2015

A sign inside a Wrigley Field construction area is seen before the Opening Night game between the Chicago Cubs and the St. Louis Cardinals on April 5, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Fans Left Frustrated After Cubs “Missed The Mark” On Restrooms

The Chicago Cubs apologized to fans Monday morning, after extremely long lines for restrooms on Opening Night left many people venting their frustrations on social media.

04/06/2015

The Cubs expect the left-field bleachers to be ready by May 11, but the right-field bleachers won't open until June. (Credit: Steve Miller)

City Denies Cubs’ Request For Expanded Wrigley Renovation Hours

Mayor Rahm Emanuel threw cold water on the Chicago Cubs’ request to begin working on Wrigley Field renovations around the clock, after cold winter weather significantly delayed construction of new bleachers.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2015

Rendering of the bleacher expansion and one of several new signs at Wrigley Field, once renovations are completed. (Credit: Chicago Cubs)

Judge Allows Cubs To Continue Building Outfield Signs

In a win for the Cubs, a federal court judge on Thursday refused to grant a request by the owners of a pair of Wrigley Field rooftops to stop the team’s installation of outfield signs that would block their valuable view.

02/19/2015

Rendering of the bleacher expansion and one of several new signs at Wrigley Field, once renovations are completed. (Credit: Chicago Cubs)

Rooftop Owners Want Restraining Order To Stop Wrigley Signs

The owners of two rooftop bars with views into Wrigley Field are asking a judge to temporarily block the Chicago Cubs from putting up a video scoreboard and advertising signs that they say would block their view.

02/13/2015

Workers remove the Ernie Banks statue from its base outside Wrigley Field, to take it away for restoration during the offseason. (Credit: Bernie Tafoya/WBBM)

Banks, Caray Statues At Wrigley Hauled Off For Restoration

The Ernie Banks and Harry Caray statues were removed from outside Wrigley Field on Wednesday, to be restored during the offseason while renovations are underway inside and outside the stadium itself.

10/01/2014

New signage for right field at Wrigley Field. (Credit: Chicago Cubs)

Cubs’ Deal With Rooftop Owners ‘Fell Apart’ At Stormy Meeting On Renovations

The long-running dispute between the Cubs and rooftop club owners standing in the way of a $500 million plan to renovate Wrigley Field and develop the land around it will be resolved in the courts — not at the bargaining table.

01/22/2014

New signage for right field at Wrigley Field. (Credit: Chicago Cubs)

Angry Wrigleyville Residents Call On Cubs To Scale Back Renovation Plan

More than 200 people turned out for the rally, on the corner of Clark Street and Patterson, in the ballpark’s shadow.

07/17/2013