Obama Presidential Library
The feds found that the center will adversely affect Chicago’s parks and boulevards. This is what comes next.
The design of the controversial Jackson Park campus continues to evolve.
The ruling represents a significant victory for the $500 million project.
The grant is positive news for the controversial South Side project.
The University of Chicago released confidential renderings from Studio Gang, Adjaye Associates, and Diller Scofidio + Renfro.
The ordinance was introduced at City Council
The action-packed hearing featured dueling protests and seven hours of public testimony.
The legal challenge comes as the project readies for a key Chicago Plan Commission vote.
The South Side project’s organizers are ready to formalize their plan with the City of Chicago.
The center sends the message to young people on the South Side that "you count, you matter," Obama said
Other changes to the project include tweaks to better fit in with its Jackson Park surroundings.
The historic Midway Plaisance will remain untouched for now
A host of proposed changes to the historic park will give federal officials a vital say in the project’s viability.
Despite many community meetings, much remains unknown about the upcoming Jackson Park complex
The group Jackson Park Watch is looking to expand its influence on planning for the Obama Presidential Center
The Obama Foundation has released new details regarding its plan for Jackson Park.
The Obamas have touted the presidential center’s potential economic impact, but what about transit?
Greater transit connectivity to Jackson Park and the upcoming Obama Library is needed now, argues the petition’s author.
The Obama Presidential Center and overhauled Jackson Park Golf Course will see major changes made to traffic patterns.
The 180-room project is roughly two blocks west of the future site of the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park.
The Obama Foundation says that the proposed presidential center would support thousands of jobs.
The Obama Foundation has offered a first look at early designs for the upcoming presidential library.
The Obama Foundation has been stepping up its efforts to engage with Chicago residents on its plans.
Can an Obama Library bump add more momentum to the city’s South Side?
This afternoon, the Obama Foundation issued a statement confirming that the future future Obama Presidential Center will indeed be built in Jackson Park.
It’s been exactly a month since the Obamas announced that Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects will lead the design for the library and now we have a site selection—the Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux designed Jackson Park.
Nearly a year after the Obama Foundation kicked off its search for an architect, the Obamas has announced that Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects will lead the design effort for the future Obama Presidential Center for Chicago’s South Side.
The South Side neighborhood could experience an economic renaissance should it be selected to host the Obama Presidential Library.