Articles About Millennium Park
- Neal Wankoff
Twenty-five years in the bat of an eye. I was fortunate enough to attend the final extravaganza at Chicago’s United Center to bid farewell to “The Oprah Winfrey Show” as it concluded its quarter-century run. Winfrey’s gala farewell as the “Queen of Talk” was attended by more than 20,000 fans and it was the hottest […]
- Tom Silva
Will Mayor Daley’s Successor Be Hit With Economic Reality When Contemplating Landmark Public Improvements?
As Chicago’s longest serving mayor leaves his post in May of 2011, Richard M. Daley leaves a legacy that includes the iconic Bean in Millennium Park to the flower-filled planters that ornament 85 miles of the city’s streets. Whoever fills his post will find that budget shortfalls resulting from the Great Recession will collide with […]