Groping for Alternatives

Groping for Alternatives

A rendering of Landmarks Illinois’s proposal for the Olympic Village, which includes five Walter Gropius buildings. Click
Courtesy Landmarks Illinois

In July, city officials agreed to

The Landmarks Illinois site plan (left; click to enlarge) returns the street grid to the Gropius campus (right).

On August 13, Landmarks Illinois released in June.

But Francis said the city’s plans remain open. “If we don’t get the games, it would be up to the city as to how to proceed,” she said.


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