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Project

BENEFITS.

Chicago's Opportunity for Economic Growth & Recovery

The ONE Central Civic Build is a

$3.8 BILLION privately financed

Transit Hub and Civic Infrastructure

Investment That Generates

$155 BILLION

of New Tax Dollars for the City, State, County, schools, transit agencies and other public bodies

$76 Billion
TO THE STATE OF ILLINOIS
$6.7 Billion to RTA
$3.5 Billion to MPEA
$59 Billion

TO THE CITY OF CHICAGO

$18 Billion to CPS
$15 Billion
TO COOK COUNTY

We support the

ONE CENTRAL 

Civic Build Project 

in Chicago because it:

Transforms transit in Chicago

Builds Chicago’s only Transit Hub connecting all modes of transit (Metra, CTA, Amtrak and a Lakefront Central Area Circulator, the "CHI-Line"), generating massive growth in ridership and improved connectivity to the entire metro region including South Side Neighborhoods and Chicago’s Cultural Mile   

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs Across All Industries

ONE Central creates 20,000 immediate jobs in the construction industry and 70,000 jobs on-site across all sectors of industry

A Catalyst for South Side Neighborhoods

Drives more than $15 billion of private investment on-site that brings transit connectivity, career opportunities, affordable housing, educational and other resources that are vital to stabilize and strengthen Chicago’s South Side and West Side Neighborhoods

Drives Growth in Tourism & Spending

Builds the urban entertainment amenities and transit improvements vital to the future of Chicago’s civic and cultural institutions … driving growth in visitation and spending to Chicago’s Cultural Mile

Creates Chicago’s Most Valued Urban District

Builds transportation system improvements and urban lifestyle / retail amenities that have proven to increase property values and strengthen neighborhoods throughout Chicago and across America

A Gateway to Chicago’s Lakefront

Creates 15-acres of parks & open space that become the pedestrian gateway connecting the City of Chicago to our renowned lakefront

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ACT NOW!

Support ONE Central for better transit, new jobs & economic growth for all Chicago residents.

Citizens for ONE Central