Big news! The lame-duck City Council approved Webster Square today! Does this mean the drawn-out saga is finally over, and that Sandz Development can finally start building? Maybe, but the fight may not be over just yet. The 43rd Ward's new alderman, Michele Smith, who is throwing around dirty words like "underhanded" and "deceptive" to describe the developer, says she'll ask for a re-vote once she takes office.
· Complete Curbed coverage of Webster Square [Curbed Chicago]
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