Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Chicago DPD Tweets "Work On The Granddaddy Of All American Movie Palaces Will Begin Next Summer"

a 1926 photo of the lobby from Motion Picture News Magazine - click to enlarge
And here it is, from the Department of Planning & Development Twitter feed:

"Commission approves $13 million in TIF assistance and a $1 land sale on Lawrence Avenue to support the $75 million restoration of the Uptown Theatre.

Work on the granddaddy of all American movie palaces will begin next summer."

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