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Illinois Medical District Commission

THE WATCHDOGS: Medical district may fall $15 million short on repaying debt

Medical District development clears key hurdle

Medical District Commission plans pedestrian walkway over Eisenhower

The Illinois Medical District Commission is in the initial planning stages for the development of a pedestrian walkway over the Eisenhower Expressway. With a price tag of as much as $30 million, the bridge would make it easier to travel between the Medical District campus and nearby educational institutions on foot.

Medical supply packaging company HQ coming to Illinois Medical District

The Illinois Medical District Commission on Tuesday announced Turkish medical supply packaging company PMS Medikal will move its global corporate headquarters to the district.

Illinois Medical District’s Gateway Center project moves forward

After a hiccup late last year, the Illinois Medical District Commission is moving forward on its development of the IMD Gateway Center.

On Tuesday the IMDC unanimously adopted a resolution recommending Gateway Development Partners LLC as the project’s lead developer. The development team includes Higgins Development Partners, Thomas Samuels Enterprises, East Lake Management & Development Corp. and Isiah Real Estate, LLC.

IRS problems don’t deter Daley pal from seeking development deal

Hotel union weighs in on massive IMDC project

Members of the city’s biggest hotel union want Higgins Development Partners back in charge of an ambitious 9.5-acre mixed-used project for the Illinois Medical District at 2020 W. Ogden Ave.

Medical District eyes high-speed network to win business

Medical District to consider Special Olympics Chicago facility

The Illinois Medical District Commission has set a timetable for the potential approval of Special Olympics Chicago’s proposed $30 million facility amid assurances that outside money will be found for the venue.

Under a plan announced at Tuesday’s IMDC Board meeting, IMDC will review SOC’s proposal next month. The board would likely vote on the matter during its May meeting, according to commission spokeswoman Heather Tarczan.

IMDC approves new Gateway Center RFP

The Illinois Medical District Commission on Tuesday approved issuance of a request for proposals from developers interested in building the district’s planned IMD Gateway Center.

IMDC officials envision construction of a mixed-use facility totaling as much as 1.2 million square feet on 9.5 acres of land at 2020 W. Ogden Ave. and 1910 W. Harrison St. on the medical district’s campus on Chicago’s Near West Side, according to a district press release. The center is expected to include retail, dining, hotel, residential, office and medical space.