Top 10 Tallest Buildings in Chicago , Ongoing Projects and proposals : Chicago also known for architecture capital of the United States has been home to some of the tallest buildings in the US and also in world. Chicago is a beautiful city, and have many beautiful tall buildings. Chicago have always been the major focal points of the American skyscraper building sector, and still remain as such today. Chicago is home to almost 1,300 completed high-rises, and 40 of them stand taller than 656 feet (200 m). As of 2017 there were 70 skyscrapers under construction in Chicago. And Here is the new list of Top 10 Tallest Buildings in Chicago that are currently under construction or are planned to rise. These iconic tallest buildings of Chicago can be found everywhere in city .
Top 10 Tallest Buildings in Chicago , Ongoing Projects and proposals
Gateway Tower, designed by gensler is a mega tall proposed building for Chicago. This building will be 2000 ft in height and will be tallest building in Chicago and also in us when build. This mixed use building will be build on the abandoned site of the former Chicago Spire. As of now the building is conceptual.
1000 South Michigan
1000 South Michigan also known as 1000m is planned skyscraper in Chicago. This Residential building will be 832 feet (253.6 m) high. Construction is expected to start in 2018, with a target completion date of 2021.
Union Station Tower
Union station tower is another proposed building in Chicago . It will be 958 ft high. It will be connected to Union Station . If realized, the tower would become one of the city’s tallest building .
One Grant Park – 113 E. Roosevelt
One grant park also known as 113 E. Roosevelt is a under-construction skyscraper in Chicago. This Residential building will be 829 ft tall and planned to have a 792 apartments. It will be one of the tallest Residential building in the city when completed in 2020 .
Wanda Vista Tower
wanda vista tower is a supertall skyscraper currently under construction in Chicago . This mixed use tower will be 1186 ft hig . Construction began in 2016 and will be completed in 2020 . Upon completion , It will become third tallest building in Chicago
Wolf Point South
Wolf point south is proposed skyscraper building in downtown Chicago. This projects also consist another two building . Wolf point south will be 984 ft(300 m) tall and will be tallest of the three planned building s. It will be mixed use building .
One Bennett Park
One Bennett Park is a Residential skyscraper being build in Chicago. It will be 843 ft tall . Construction started in early 2016 and expected to completed in 2019 . Like many other new skyscrapers in Chicago, this will also be LEED certified for sustainability and will be among the tallest buildings in Chicago .
Thompson Center Redevelopment tower
Helmut Jahn, architect has proposed a super tall tower for Thompson Center Redevelopment Project . This proposed tower has a height of 1700 ft . Jahn has offered a conceptual rendering of a iconic slim 110-floor tower that could accompany the existing Thompson Center .
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130 North Franklin
130 North Franklin commercial skyscraper is currently under-construction in Chicago. It will be 751 ft high and 53 story tall. Construction will be finished in 2018. It will be one of Chicago’s premier office addresses .
CNA Center – 151 North Franklin
CNA Center is a commercial skyscraper being build in chicago . it will be 600 ft tall and 37 story high.