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Unlocking the Value of the Old Cook County Hospital: Open Forum and Charrette Kickoff

The Chicago Architecture Foundation is partnering with Cook County to gather ideas about the future of the old Cook County Hospital Campus, and we want to hear your thoughts online and in person. Join us on September 23 for apresentation from the County on the redevelopment process, insights from civic organizations, a time for public comment, and a hands-on workshop. This evening will kick off a two-week charrette, during which invited organizations and other interested parties will create development briefs illustrating their design concepts for the site. Make sure to attend if you'd like to participate in the charrette! Also mark your calendar for a presentation of the charrette results on October 7th.