... the more they stay the same. For the past few weeks, Leland has been blocked off at Broadway due to construction work. Frustrating for residents and store proprietors, to be sure, but necessary.
Go back in time to February 1927. If you had great-grandparents living or working in Uptown, they probably know exactly how you feel.
1927 photos from the Chicago Public Library's digital collection. They show the work surrounding sewer installation at Leland and Broadway.