Rooftop club owners sue city to block Wrigley Field plan
BY BRIAN SLODYSKO AND FRAN SPIELMAN Staff Reporters August 14, 2014 6:11PM
FILE - In this May 14, 2013, file photo, a view from the upper deck stands at Wrigley Field shows the rooftop bleachers outside the right field wall along Sheffield Avenue across from the ballpark before a Chicago Cubs baseball game in Chicago. The squabble between the Chicago Cubs and owners of the Wrigleyville rooftops returns to City Hall on Thursday, July 10, 2014, when the Cubs will ask a city landmarks commission for approval of a more ambitious renovation project that risks lawsuits from the business owners, who say it will destroy their lucrative views of this field. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty, File) ORG XMIT: CX101
Updated: September 16, 2014 6:41AM
Owners of the rooftop clubs near Wrigley Field sued the city Thursday, seeking to block a city-backed plan that will allow the Cubs to expand the aging ballpark. READ MORE.