Tuesday Feb 25
Elwood begs for action on rail crossing
Calling it a serious threat to public safety, village of Elwood President William Offerman is urging state officials to limit vehicular traffic at the railroad crossing at Walter Strawn Road and Route 53. Incidents involving rail crossing gates have skyrocketed in recent years as a direct result of the increase in heavy truck traffic from nearby ... (more)
RTA chairman says he plans to step down
Chicago businessman John Gates Jr. plans to step down as head of the often-criticized Regional Transportation Authority when his term expires this summer, the Tribune has learned.
Real estate company buys logistics facility
CenterPoint Properties has acquired an 188,000-square-foot logistics facility near the ports complex of Long Beach and Los Angeles, the Oakbrook, Ill.-based property management company announced last week.
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Fears about Bannister complex demo
CenterPoint Properties spoke about the contaminated Bannister Federal Complex for the first time since they were awarded the bid to take over the property in December.
CenterPoint releases details of its first intermodal spec building
CenterPoint Properties has announced details regarding the 300,000-square-foot speculative building it will construct in the CenterPoint Intermodal Center-Kansas City industrial park in south Kansas City.