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$15.5 Billion Downtown Revival Plan Released

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$15.5 Billion Downtown Revival Plan Released

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What would downtown look like if the city completes its $15.5 billion revival plan?

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A massive plan to revitalize downtown Chicago includes an underground transportation center to connect the CTA, Metra and Amtrak; a new West Loop railway, softening the Oak Street curve on Lake Shore Drive, bus-only corridors built on abandoned railways, an expanded riverwalk and more.

The planned completion date is 2016, whether the city gets the Olympics or not.

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