Tribune Advances ‘River District’ Project

[ Chicago, Illinois USA ]

Tribune Media Co. has submitted planned development and rezoning documents with the intention of re-purposing its 37-acre printing plant industrial site situated along the Chicago River.

The project, dubbed the ‘River District at 777 W. Chicago Ave.,’ is an 18-building, 9 million SF community district featuring 5,900 housing units, as well as office, hotel, and shopping.

The River District site is bounded by Grand Avenue, Chicago Avenue, Halsted and the Chicago River.