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O’Hare Super Strip

O’Hare Super Strip [Clare Lyster Urbanism & Architecture]

Clare Lyster
Clare Lyster Urbanism & Architecture

O’Hare Super Strip

The airport becomes a second urban center for Chicago – the model for an airport city. High-speed rail connection, downtown shuttle, and metropolitan train service make it the largest transportation hub in the country. Program is determined by acoustic zoning and clustered around existing and proposed terminals that do not interfere with airfield operations or safety.

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