Gapers Block has ceased publication.

Gapers Block published from April 22, 2003 to Jan. 1, 2016. The site will remain up in archive form. Please visit Third Coast Review, a new site by several GB alumni.
 Thank you for your readership and contributions. 


Tuesday, December 7

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Preservation Chicago has released its annual list of the city's seven most endangered architectural elements, and the big surprise is the inclusion of an entire neighborhood. Pilsen as we know it is in danger due to UIC's south campus expansion and the general condo boom. Listen here (RAM) to Preservation Chicago's Jonathan Fine run down the list on Wednesday's Eight Forty-Eight.

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