“This will change the entire face of the South Side, which now has the perception as not being a nice place to go. I saw a map the other day, a basic Chicago map, that ended at 74th Street. We need to do something to lift up these peoples lives and do something special.”
– Developer Dan McCaffery, on why he believes the $4 billion redevelopment of the old US Steel site must move forward. According to Globe St, McCaffery has opened a new on-site marketing center for the development, now called Lakeside, featuring “scale models, a timeline tracing the steel industry and a floor map of the lakefront.