Van Buren Street Bridge

The Van Buren Street Bridge is a bascule bridge that spans the Chicago River in downtown , Illinois, United States. It is the sixth bridge at this location and carrying this name, and was completed in 1956.

Landmarks in the Area

The Willis Tower is a 110-story, 1,450-foot skyscraper in , .

311 South Wacker Drive is a post-modern 65-story skyscraper located in , , and completed in 1990.

Chicago Union Station is a major railroad station that opened in 1925 in , , replacing an earlier station built in 1881.

The Home Insurance Building was a skyscraper in , United States, designed by William Le Baron Jenney in 1884, for the Home Insurance Company in New York.

The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago is one of twelve regional Reserve Banks that, along with the Board of Governors in Washington, D.C, make up the nation's central bank.

Localities in the Area

Printer's Row, also known as Printing House Row, is a neighborhood located south of the downtown area known as the .

Greektown is a dining and nightlife district on the of the city of , .

The Loop, one of 's 77 designated community areas, is the central business district in the downtown area of the city.

Little Italy, sometimes combined with University Village into one neighborhood, is on the of Chicago, Illinois.

Streeterville is a neighborhood in the community area of Chicago, Illinois, United States, north of the Chicago River.

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