CHICAGO (CBS)–The $6 billion Lincoln Yards Project would span 55 acres of old industrial space along the Chicago River in Lincoln Park and Bucktown.
Project developer Sterling Bay scrapped a 20,000-seat soccer stadium and large music venues, but still plans parks, major public transit upgrades and housing and commercial space.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Coolest Day Of The Week On Wednesday
Opponents say they want a vote on revisions and tax increment financing that would help the project move ahead delayed until the next mayor and city council are in place.READ MORE: Waukegan School Board Votes To Rename Thomas Jefferson Middle School For John Lewis, After Suggestion Of Barack Obama Draws Objections
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The city’s Plan Commission unanimously approved the latest plans for Lincoln Yards on Jan. 24, but it still needs City Council approval.