Restoring the Uptown Theatre

Restoring the Uptown Theatre

Today, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and I, along with JAM Productions, announced plans to fully restore the Uptown Theatre. Vacant since 1981, this 93-year-old building with 4,381 seats has an interior volume said to be larger than any other movie palace...

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2017 Year In Review

2017 Year In Review

HAPPY NEW YEAR! The past year has been especially exciting with the completion of major projects that have helped transform the 46th Ward. We’ve not seen this type of renaissance in generations, and it took many years of planning to get us where...

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