Construction Begins On New 47-Story Michigan Avenue Skyscraper DowntownThe 523-foot glass and steel skyscraper at 300 N. Michigan Ave. will include 289 residential units and a 280-room hotel by Netherlands-based citizenM.
Facebook To Build $800 Million Data Storage Center In DeKalbThe project will create an estimated 1,200 construction jobs, and 100 operational jobs for data technicians, engineers, facility managers, logistics professionals, and security personnel.
Plan To Replaced Abandoned Spire Site With Two Apartment Buildings Advances In Zoning CommitteeDevelopers will soon be able to move forward with a $1 billion project to build two high-rise apartment towers on the site of the never-built Chicago Spire in Streeterville.
Despite City's Vow That Wheelchair Access Would Be Restored By Now, Printers Row Construction Project Still Blocking SidewalksMike Ervin just wants the city to live up to its word.
Constant Construction Noise At Addison Red Line Stop Has Wrigleyville Neighbors Sleep DeprivedPeople who live along the Red Line between Cornelia and Waveland said it’s like hearing a jackhammer that just won’t stop.
CTA Completes New $280 Million 95th Street Red Line StationThe new northern terminal of the 95th Street Red Line station opened on Friday, wrapping up the most extensive and costliest station renovation project ever for the CTA.
Lake Shore Drive Resurfacing Project Reduces Lanes DowntownIf you use Lake Shore Drive to get to or from downtown, prepare for major delays for the next 40 days.
Two Waterfront Skyscrapers Planned For Deserted Spire SiteDevelopers have unveiled plans for two waterfront towers that would fill the long-vacant site where the ambitious but doomed Chicago Spire project would have been built.
Parts Of Lake Shore Drive To Close Later This Week For Bridge WorkAs crews continue building a new pedestrian bridge spanning Lake Shore Drive, parts of the roadway will be closed for several hours overnight on Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday, to install massive structural beams.
CTA Unveils Preferred Route For Red Line Extension ProjectThe new map of the CTA’s “preferred alignment” would use elements of two paths the transit agency had been considering for the extension.
Lake Shore Drive/Stevenson Expressway Interchange Project CompletedCrews have finished two years of construction to build new ramps connecting the Stevenson Expressway and Lake Shore Drive.
Columbia College Building Its First Student Center In 127 YearsThe 5-story student center will include dance studios, analog and digital maker labs, an 800-person event space, study lofts, a fitness center, and a dining area.
Bus Boarding Area To Close For CTA 95th Street Terminal ConstructionThe eastern bus boarding area at the terminal, closest to State Street, will close at 10 p.m. Friday, according to a statement from the CTA.
Dan Ryan Lane Closures Start Saturday At 95th Street For CTA ConstructionThe innermost northbound and southbound lanes on the Dan Ryan Expressway will close for over two weeks starting Saturday.
Part Of Lakefront Trail Closing For Work On New Running, Cycling PathsThe Lakefront Trail will be closed between North and Diversey, as crews begin work to create separate paths for joggers and cyclists.