The Battle of Lincoln Park in Urban Omnibus

Chicago Daniel Kay Hertz The Battle of Lincoln Park

In a discussion about homes/housing, The Architectural League’s online publication, Urban Omnibus references Daniel Kay Hertz's The Battle of Lincoln Park.

"While Hertz revels in the prosaic minutiae of neighborhood politics and the cast of organizations seeking to create their “Goldilocks neighborhood,” this is not primarily the story of individual actors. Ultimately, Lincoln Park’s refashioning, like that of other urban neighborhoods, was achieved only through alignment with larger economic, political, and social forces..."

Read the entire piece (The Battle of Lincoln Park mention is in paragraph four) here.

 


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