Emanuel wants plan to ease lakefront traffic after Lucas museum opens
BY FRAN SPIELMAN City Hall Reporter August 1, 2014 1:01AM
Updated: September 2, 2014 6:26AM
Mayor Rahm Emanuel has asked policy experts and lakefront stakeholders to propose “transportation enhancements” to ease a museum campus bottleneck that will get worse with construction of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art.
The site selection committee that chose to give movie-mogul George Lucas 17 acres of free lakefront land between Soldier Field and McCormick Place East has already laid out the enticing possibilities.