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Near North Side residents air opposition to proposed 60-story tower

Near North Side residents air opposition to proposed 60-story tower

A group of developers is proposing a 60-story hotel, luxury condo and retail tower at Superior Street and Wabash Avenue amid objections from nearby residents on the Near North Side.

The joint project by New York developer Symmetry Property Development along with Golub & Co. and Fordham Real Estate of Chicago would be on the northeast corner of Superior and Wabash, one block west of the Peninsula Hotel and just west of a Giordano's restaurant.

Ald. Brendan Reilly, 42nd, said Symmetry and Golub independently purchased adjacent properties and planned two towers, but he urged them to work together on a single tower.

The result is a proposed glass Carillon Tower that...

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