Some of my fave sites weigh in on the Chicago Fire's 135th anniversary....a major event that shaped our landscape.
From cow to Bean (Gapers Block)
Not the Soccer Team, the Other Fire (Chicagoist)
The Lincoln Park mansion controversy reaches the Chicagoist.
Move Over, McMansions
Interesting farewell to the Robert Taylor Homes. Made me think about these locations and research the progress of Chicago's Plan for Transformation
Death of Taylor: Just one building of infamous Chicago high-rises left standing (Winston Salem Journal/ Journalnow.com)
Read about The Plan for Transformation at the Chicago Housing Authority website