Taft Hall at the University of Illinois Chicago, a 2023 Chicago 7 Most Endangered. 1965, Walter Netsch of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill (SOM), 826 S. Halsted Street. Photo Credit: Max Chavez / Preservation Chicago
Preservation Chicago is committed to strengthening the vibrancy of Chicago’s economy and quality of life by championing our historic built environment. Preservation Chicago protects and revitalizes Chicago’s irreplaceable architecture, neighborhoods and urban green spaces. We influence stakeholders toward creative reuse and preservation through advocacy, outreach, education, and partnership.