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Virtual Event on Thursday, October 7, 2021 – The Competition for the Harold Washington Library Center: 30th Anniversary Commemoration!
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Webinar on Thursday, January 28, 2021: Revitalizing Chicago’s South Loop
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Promoted Event on Wednesday, January 13, 2021: The 1988 Competition for Chicago’s New Central Library
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Webinar on Thursday, November 12, 2020: Presidential and First Lady Sites in Chicagoland
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Webinar on Tuesday, October 20, 2020: Restoring Abandoned Railroad Lines II
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Webinar on Tuesday, September 29: Reclaiming Abandoned Railroad Lines I
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1980s Lost & (Found) III: Office & Retail
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1980s (Lost) & Found II: Dining & Retail
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Terminal Town Tour on Sunday, October 27, 2019
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1980s (Lost) & Found I: Mixed-Use, Civic & Residential
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