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Old August 7th, 2014, 02:56 PM   #241
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Looks better with trees, definitely.
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Old September 7th, 2014, 08:43 PM   #242
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any updates on construction?
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Old September 16th, 2014, 07:37 AM   #243
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any updates on construction?
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Old September 25th, 2014, 10:10 PM   #244
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Old September 26th, 2014, 11:12 PM   #245
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those piles are just massive.
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Old September 28th, 2014, 05:42 PM   #246
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Old October 27th, 2014, 06:56 AM   #247
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RiverPoint and Wolf Point, 10/23


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More construction around the river as viewed from Nuveen, couldn't shake my hand reflection. #333westwacker #nuveeninvestments #nuveen #ohc2014 #igc_ohc2014 #igerschicago #chitecture #chiarchitecture #chicagoarchitecture #chigram #chicagogram #chicagoig by AshlandT, on Flickr
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Old November 19th, 2014, 01:45 AM   #248
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As Temps Drop, Construction Continues Along Chicago River

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Old November 22nd, 2014, 12:27 AM   #249
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Nice to see a Link-Belt TG (tower gantry) tower crane getting ready to go up in downtown again.
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Old December 11th, 2014, 09:53 PM   #250
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12/10 Core rising at upper right:


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Old December 16th, 2014, 04:16 AM   #251
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Old December 16th, 2014, 10:59 PM   #252
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Great pov with such a view.
This corner of the river will look totally different in a few years.
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Old December 30th, 2014, 05:14 PM   #253
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Well, it looks like steel erection has begun. Let's hope these workers make a fast and full recovery from their injuries.
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Old January 6th, 2015, 06:48 PM   #254
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1/05 Rising at lower right:


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River ice at River Point:





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2/04 Rising along the river:


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Old February 5th, 2015, 08:39 PM   #256
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Is the west antenna on Hancock getting rebuilt? It looks like some is missing. It would be great to see pictures of that process.
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Old February 12th, 2015, 04:58 PM   #257
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Is the west antenna on Hancock getting rebuilt? It looks like some is missing. It would be great to see pictures of that process.
Yeah some Boston firm bought the antennas for $70 million and they removed an analog portion of the west tower which is no longer in use.




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Old February 23rd, 2015, 12:13 PM   #258
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2/17 Core rising at left


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