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Old Posted Jan 3, 2018, 2:24 PM
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Does anyone know what the link for the Renelle webcam is? (has it been posted before?) I can't seem to track it down.

bKL posted a short time-lapse from one earlier this week: Twitter
Renelle webcam will be live on their webpage soon. Sit tight
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Old Posted Jan 3, 2018, 10:54 PM
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I was bored and decided to go on the Related Midwest website, and found two really awesome renderings. The news section also lists an article saying the DPI will cost $1.2 billion.


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University of Illinois to Develop $1.2B Innovation Center in Downtown Chicago
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^ those look like they'll be really nice, in the summer.
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I was bored and decided to go on the Related Midwest website, and found two really awesome renderings. The news section also lists an article saying the DPI will cost $1.2 billion.
Has anyone seen any more renderings of the DPI itself?

All I can find seem to be this half-finished tropical evil lair looking thing:


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Old Posted Jan 3, 2018, 11:44 PM
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I would be very pleased if that got built, would be an awesome juxtaposition to River City + the new Ralph Johnson mega development on the other side of Roosevelt.
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^ those look like they'll be really nice, in the summer.
And winter also. Yesterday looked crisp and sunny, just don't go outside in it.
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Old Posted Jan 4, 2018, 12:57 AM
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On the January agenda for Plan Commission

6. the property generally located 640-740 West Chicago Avenue and 801-43 North Halsted Street. The site is currently zoned M3-3 (Heavy Industry) and DS-5 (Downtown Service). The applicant proposes to rezone the site to a DX-5 prior to constructing three office buildings (with maximum heights of 220’, 220’ and 330’) and one residential building (with a maximum height of 340’ and to contain a maximum of 330 dwelling units). The proposal also includes ground floor commercial space, nearly 200,000 square feet of open space, including a riverwalk, and 469 accessory, vehicular parking spaces. (19345; 27th Ward)
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Old Posted Jan 4, 2018, 11:32 AM
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And winter also. Yesterday looked crisp and sunny, just don't go outside in it.
And then the fact that there's just sticks on the trees.
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Old Posted Jan 4, 2018, 9:18 PM
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In some seriously baller news, the highrise proposed to replace the Father and Son strip plaza is on the next Plan Commission agenda
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^yeah that'll be interesting
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Old Posted Jan 4, 2018, 10:20 PM
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In some seriously baller news, the highrise proposed to replace the Father and Son strip plaza is on the next Plan Commission agenda
That is seriously great, but I thought the alderman shut that down? Were there new renderings or plans that I missed?
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That is seriously great, but I thought the alderman shut that down? Were there new renderings or plans that I missed?
The plan was shut down, so we don't know if Hopkins had a change of heart or if it's trying to go through the Plan Commission without his support.
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In some seriously baller news, the highrise proposed to replace the Father and Son strip plaza is on the next Plan Commission agenda
Where is this again?..any ideas of size range of this tower?
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Where is this again?..any ideas of size range of this tower?
North and Sedgwick
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Old Posted Jan 4, 2018, 11:36 PM
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Also on the next meeting is the mid/high rise at the currency exchange site at Milwaukee & Chicago Ave.
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The plan was shut down, so we don't know if Hopkins had a change of heart or if it's trying to go through the Plan Commission without his support.
Looks like Hopkins is planning one more public meeting on this one. I figured it was DOA. I guess not?
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I, for one, really enjoy the influx of black brick we have gotten in the latest boom.
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