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The Circle Interchange Is Getting A New Name!

The Circle Interchange is where the Dan Ryan, Kennedy and Eisenhower Expressways all meet.

But, soon, you’ll need to call it by a new name! 48 more words


Former Mayor Jane Byrne and the Celebration of Survivors


Chicago Alderman have proposed a rename of the Water Tower Plaza after Jane Byrne, the city’s first and only female mayor. While her accomplishments are long and distinguished, it’s worth noting that Chicago’s horse drawn carriage industry came into existence per her suggestion. 120 more words


Chicago committee OKs naming plaza for ex-mayor

CHICAGO (AP) – A Chicago City Council committee has advanced a plan to name a plaza next to a downtown landmark in honor of former Mayor Jane Byrne. 100 more words