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Chicago River

Chicago River

USA - Chicago, Illinois - 1993

Chicago River - the only river in the world that the flow has changed to the opposite direction. I think it is the Dearborn Street Bridge open.

Gallery of Chicago Riverwalk Opens to the Public, Returning the City to the River - 3

Gallery of Chicago Riverwalk Opens to the Public, Returning the City to the River - 3

Image 3 of 37 from gallery of Chicago Riverwalk Opens to the Public, Returning the City to the River. Photograph by Kate Joyce Studios

Drone footage captures bustling Chicago Riverwalk one year on

Drone footage tours bustling promenade on Chicago's riverfront

This drone footage shows the promenade along Chicago's riverfront a year after its transformation into a public space by Sasaki and Ross Barney Architects.

Chicago-Riverwalk_22 « Landscape Architecture Works | Landezine

Chicago-Riverwalk_22 « Landscape Architecture Platform

A map of the best contemporary landscape architecture projects from around the world.

A Vision for a Chicago Unified by Rivers - CityLab

A Vision for a Chicago Unified by Rivers

As the 15-year Chicago Riverwalk project draws to a close, the city hopes to use its waterways to bridge neighborhoods.

studio gang completes WMS boathouse at clark park, chicago, IL, USA

studio gang completes WMS boathouse at clark park, chicago

studio gang has announced the completion of 'WMS boathouse at clark park', a modern facility located on the banks of the chicago river.

Studio Gang's Chicago boathouse designed to echo the rhythms of rowing

Studio Gang's Chicago boathouse designed to echo the rhythms of rowing

Studio Gang Architects has completed a boathouse on the Chicago River with a rhythmic roofline intended to capture the alternating motions of rowing.

River Edge Ideas Lab highlights 27 potential projects to enhance the Chicago River -

River Edge Ideas Lab highlights 27 potential projects to enhance the Chicago River

Nine design firms have developed 27 visionary ideas for Chicago’s riverfront in the River Edge Ideas Lab exhibit as part of the Chicago Architecture Biennial. The River Edge Ideas Lab features development concepts from for three iconic locations: the Civic | Read More

North Branch River Works Project Gets Community Input - Logan Square - DNAinfo.com Chicago

North Branch River Works Project Gets Community Input

The North Branch River Works launches Tuesday with plans for Logan Square, Wicker Park and Lincoln Park.

On Sunday, the city officially broke ground on the upcoming boat house at 2800 S. Eleanor Street in the Bridgeport neighborhood. The boathouse project will feature a series of four structures along the riverfront and is the second of its kind in Chicago designed by Studio Gang Architects.

Studio Gang Designed Boathouse on Its Way to Bridgeport

On Sunday, the city officially broke ground on the upcoming boat house at 2800 S. Eleanor Street in the Bridgeport neighborhood. The boathouse project will feature a series of four structures along...

Chicago Park District: Stop the removal of trees along the Chicago River

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Stop the removal of trees along the Chicago River

Studio Gang's Chicago boathouse designed to echo the rhythms of rowing

Studio Gang's Chicago boathouse designed to echo the rhythms of rowing

Studio Gang Architects has completed a boathouse on the Chicago River with a rhythmic roofline intended to capture the alternating motions of rowing.

MANUFACTURED URBANISM Taking Advantage of Community Assets, such as bodies of water, can be crucial in creating a sense of identity in a community. When an identity is established, users will be more enthusiastic about their communities and would encourage younger generations to stay rather than migrate. This in turn would create a strong community where the users are constantly working to improve their own environment rather than leaving to create new ones.

MANUFACTURED URBANISM Taking Advantage of Community Assets, such as bodies of water, can be crucial in creating a sense of identity in a community. When an identity is established, users will be more enthusiastic about their communities and would encourage younger generations to stay rather than migrate. This in turn would create a strong community where the users are constantly working to improve their own environment rather than leaving to create new ones.

Ping Tom Park Boathouse, by JL Architects, has a comfort station and vending area; a porte-cochère resting ground; and a landscape path from the boathouse to the Chicago river.

Ping Tom Park Boathouse, by JL Architects, has a comfort station and vending area; a porte-cochère resting ground; and a landscape path from the boathouse to the Chicago river.