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Philip Enquist Shares His View on Large-Scale Development in Chicago's South Loop

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Source: Chicago Tribune

The last large undeveloped swath of green space in downtown Chicago could finally be developed into a robust neighborhood linking the South Loop and Chinatown, thanks to a deal signed this week..."It's been this missing link, a hole in the center of Chicago," said Phil Enquist, who leads Skidmore, Owings and Merrill's global city design practice and has advised Related Midwest and others over the years about the site. "I think it's a very positive story — this allows us to rethink a long stretch of the Chicago River."

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