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WIN: Congresswoman Robin Kelly Supports a “True Preservation Approach” for Promontory Point in Letter to US Army Corps

"Rep. Robin Kelly (2nd) wrote in an October letter to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers that she supports a 'true preservation approach' for...

WIN: Momentum Growing For Central Park Theater Restoration

"Attempting to restore some of the city’s most architecturally significant but severely rundown theaters can be a dramatic affair."At the Uptown Theatre, Fairpoint Development...

WIN: Alums Launch Effort to Landmark and Restore Chicago Vocational High School

"In Avalon Park on the South Side, a massive structure sits, evoking memories of bright futures and immense pride. Nicknamed 'the Palace,' Chicago Vocational...

THREATENED: Archway Standard Oil Station, North Fedral Savings Building, and Stanley Tigerman Walgreens Threatened By New Development

"Developers who are planning to overhaul several properties in Old Town, including the site of the old Treasure Island Grocery Store, have launched an...

BUYER WANTED: CMD’s Iconic Clock Tower and Three Historic CMD Warehouses Listed For Sale (Chicago 7 2020)

"Published reports and media show multiple large industrial properties in Chicago’s McKinley Park neighborhood recently changing hands or being placed up for sale, including...

THREATENED: Neighborhood Effort Fails to Prevent Closure of Our Lady of Victory Church, But Advocacy Continues (Chicago 7 2021)

"After 115 years, the oldest Catholic parish on the Far Northwest Side will hold its last Mass this weekend — but neighbors hope it...

WIN: Double Door Renovation of Wilson Theater Building Moves Forward

"Double Door is working toward a debut next year in its Uptown home, more than four years after the beloved rock club was evicted...

WIN: Workers Cottage Initiative Grows To More Chicago Neighborhoods

"As developers continue to raze workers cottages for single-family homes and condos in gentrifying Logan Square and other parts of the city, preservationists are...

WIN: Long Neglected Iowa Building in Jackson Park to Be Restored

"City officials presented initial plans for renovation of the Iowa Building and construction of new baseball fields and a dog-friendly area (DFA) in Jackson...

LOSS: Edgewater’s Motor Row McNitt Building Demolished for Future Development

"Edgewater neighbors and preservationists are trying to halt Howard Brown Health’s planned demolition of a 100-year-old former auto garage on Broadway, asking the health...