Construction is nearly two-thirds complete for the infrastructure improvements on the Jane Byrne (formerly Circle) Interchange, near the southern edge of West Loop.
Permits have been issued for a three-story residential building at 2716 S Emerald Avenue in Bridgeport. The project site is located on an interior lot along S Emerald Avenue, between W 26th Street and W 28th Street. The nearest public transportation is the 8 CTA bus accessed at the Halsted and 28th stop within a two-minute walk. The Halsted CTA L station, serviced by the Orange Line, is less than a ten-minute walk. Shan Lu is listed as the owner behind the applications, reporting a development cost of $450,000.
The Commission on Chicago Landmarks has granted approval for the demolition of the existing buildings located at 4601-11 N Broadway and 4613-17 N Broadway, paving the way for a new development at 4601 N Broadway. Located on a corner site at the intersection of N Broadway and W Wilson Avenue, the project is a transit-oriented development sitting across the street from the newly renovated Wilson CTA L station, serviced by the Red Line.
Recent photos show the current status of Northerly Island, a 91-acre park off of South Loop’s shore. A portion of the lakefront trail was removed this past year due to storm damage along the park’s…