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.
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The Chicago Loop Alliance debuted a new temporary park on the State Street median between Lake Street and Wacker Drive. Called The Gateway, it's a new spot for eating lunch al fresco and otherwise hanging out.

The Gateway to the Loop
Photo by Jasmine Davila

The Gateway to the Loop - seating
Photo by Nancy Bishop

The Gateway to the Loop - tables
Photo by Jasmine Davila

The Gateway to the Loop
Photo by Jasmine Davila

 
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