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Friday, July 19, 2013
Chicago Streetscenes: Green Hyatt, Valets, City Doves, Cranes and Curlicued Louis
We've haven't done any streetscenes for a while, so let's go to the cupboard . . .
Hyatt has taken over the former Wyndham Hotel on St. Clair, with the usual shiny anonymity. Catch the sign on its Erie Street entrance when it catches the reflection of the trees across the street, however, and it's a pretty cool green composition.
The servants align at the groundbreaking of the new Rehabilitation Institute.