Category Archives: Pullman TAP

ULI Chicago Expert Panel Releases Final Report Outlining Recommendations for Pullman State Historic Site Redevelopment

ULI CHICAGO PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Cindy McSherry, ULI Chicago, 773-549-4972 ULI Chicago Expert Panel Releases Final Report Outlining Recommendations for Pullman State Historic Site Redevelopment ULI Chicago releases final report based on a Technical Assistance Panel conducted in October 2011 on the Pullman State Historic Site. CHICAGO – (May 8, 2012) An eight-member expert panel led by ULI Chicago highlight their recommendations for the redevelopment of the Pullman State Historic Site in a report released today. ULI Chicago was engaged by the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency, … Read More

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HUD touts Pullman redevelopment

April 17, 2012 – Chicago Tribune – Shaun Donovan, secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, praises the redevelopment of the Pullman Wheelworks Apartments underway now. Read full article

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Report shares big ideas, little hope for Pullman redevelopment

March 15, 2012 – Chicago Sun-Times – Summary of Pullman State Historic Site TAP report preliminary recommendations released at public presentation. Read full article

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ULI Chicago to Recommend Redevelopment Strategies and Partnerships for Pullman State Historic Site at Public Presentation: March 15, 2012

ULI CHICAGO MEDIA ADVISORY WHAT: A panel of experts from Urban Land Institute Chicago will announce redevelopment recommendations for the Pullman State Historic Site based on their October 2011 Technical Assistance Panel. WHEN: March 15, 2012, 5:00pm – 6:30pm WHERE: Pullman Visitor Center, 11141 S. Cottage Grove Avenue, Chicago, IL PARTNERS: Illinois Historic Preservation Agency City of Chicago Department of Housing and Economic Development 9th Ward Alderman Anthony A. Beale Urban Land Institute Chicago (ULI Chicago) The Urban Land Institute Chicago District Council (ULI Chicago) was engaged to conduct a Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) … Read More

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Chicago’s Pullman District could become a national park site

February 27, 2012 – USA Today – Pullman neighborhood may become Illinois’ second national park site. Read full article

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Historic Pullman District Tries to Make History, Again

February 27, 2012 – NBC Chicago – The historical background of Pullman and its bid to become a national park site. Watch video clip

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Pullman would get national historic park status under Rep. Jackson proposal

February 1, 2012 – Chicago Sun-Times – Rep. Jesse Jackson (D-Illinois), says he will introduce a bill in Congress to make Pullman Illinois’ second national park site. Read full article

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Video Clip: Community Reception Pullman State Historic Site TAP

A short interview with Nick Lubovich, a community representative, at the Pullman TAP, October 17-18, 2011.

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Video Clip: Day 1 Pullman State Historic Site TAP

A short interview with Dan Wagenmaker, a panelist for the Pullman TAP, October 17-18, 2011.

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Pullman declared one of America’s great neighborhoods

October 4, 2011 – Curbed Chicago – American Planning Association names Pullman one of nation’s great neighborhoods. Read full article

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