Demolition permits have been filed for a five-story residential building at 1608 S Wabash Avenue in the South Loop. The interior lot is located along S Wabash Avenue between E 16th Street and E 18th Street. The nearest public transportation are the 29 and 62 CTA buses accessed at the State and 16th stop at the end of the block. The Roosevelt CTA L station, serviced by the Green, Purple, and Red Lines, is the nearest stop, a 12-minute walk away. 1608 S Wabash LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
YIMBY has new photos of the site where Lendlease plans to build out the remainder of the northern portion of the Riverline complex. The seven-acre plot of land is already occupied by a walkway, a small park, and The Cooper, addressed as 720 S Wells Street, one of the five residential buildings planned for the property.