As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block has ceased publication. 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 over the past 12-plus years. ✶
Sunday, April 30
The Metropolitan Planning Council is once again holding its Placemaking Chicago What Makes Your Place Great? contest, this year in partnership with the Chicago Architecture Foundation. Share your favorite "undiscovered" public space and you could win!