Park District Releases Updated Plans For Renovation of Jackson Park and South Shore Golf Courses
In case you hadn’t heard, Tiger Woods is coming to the south side. Sort of. In 2016, his golf course design company, TGR Design, signed on to oversee the “restoration” of the Jackson Park and South Shore golf courses into a PGA tournament caliber course. However, plans for the restoration released this past June received a mixed response from the public. As a result, TGR went back to the drawing board in an attempt to appease some of the critics. Local residents and long time patrons of the courses had a number of concerns about the plans. First and foremost, they do not want an beautiful course that they can no…
Construction Work Begins on Western-Belmont Viaduct
More change is coming to Roscoe Village! If you frequently use Western Ave., DNAinfo has you covered with this Survival Guide. Best of luck to you Northsiders, while I continue to deal with construction on the new Kennedy to Eisenhower flyover. A half-century old, much traveled viaduct in Chicago is about to be torn down. But will the plan to replace it really improve traffic conditions? Source: Construction Work Begins on Western-Belmont Viaduct Hat tip to WTTW’s Chicago Tonight for the photo!