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Motorola Solutions moving headquarters, 800 jobs to Chicago

Motorola Solutions, a leading supplier of public safety communications devices, announced Tuesday it would follow the lead of other high-profile local companies and relocate its corporate headquarters — and 800 jobs — to Chicago. In a joint announcement with the city Tuesday, the Schaumburg-based company said it plans to move next summer to 500 W. Monroe St., where it will occupy 150,000 square feet over six floors. The move represents a return to the city for Motorola Solutions, whose predecessor, Motorola, was founded in 1928 on Harrison Street. "Our company began in this city 87 years ago, and today we're pleased to announce that our headquarters is coming...