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Who Wants To Buy A Chicago Icon?

chi-tribtower-p-20120711Up till just a few weeks ago, if you wanted to buy the Chicago Tribune building you would have had to settle for a four inch replica sold in souvenir gift shops. Not anymore. Earlier this month, Tribune Media announced that the landmarked neo-Gothic building, which houses the Chicago Tribune and other tenants is up for sale. The thirty six story building, located on perhaps, the most scenic stretch of land in the loop has been an iconic part of Chicago’s skyline for ninety years.

No word on what the listing price will be or if you’ll get the Sunday edition free with purchase.

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Engineering News Record Releases List Of 400 Best Contractors

Engineering News Record has released it’s annual list of the top 400 contractors in the nation. As usual, Chicago is well represented. O’Neil Industries, Clune Construction, James McHugh Construction, The Walsh Group Ltd., Clayco Inc., Power Construction Co., Pepper Construction Group and Leopardo Cos. Inc. are just some of the area contractors that made the list.