Millennium Centre (Chicago)

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Millennium Centre
Millennium Centre Tower, Chicago.jpg
General information
Location33 West Ontario Street, Chicago, Illinois, United States
Construction started2001
OpeningAugust 2003
Roof610 ft (190 m)
Technical details
Floor count59
Design and construction
ArchitectSolomon Cordwell Buenz & Associates
DeveloperAmerican Invsco contractor = morse diesl

Millennium Centre is a postmodern[1] skyscraper in Chicago, Illinois in the city's Near North Side neighborhood. The building rises 610 feet (186 m).[2] It contains 59 floors,[1] and was completed in 2003. The architectural firm who designed the building was Solomon Cordwell Buenz & Associates.[2] Millennium Centre notably sold over 95% of its 350[1] residential units in September 2000, only two days after the developer had released information about the proposed structure; this occurred before the building had even been approved for construction by the City of Chicago.[3] The building's design incorporates a high-rise park on the roof of the 14th floor, with six two-story townhomes circling the park. Millennium Centre is topped off by a 10-foot (3 m) illuminated spire, which is included in the building's structural height.[2]

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  1. ^ a b c "Millennium Centre". Retrieved 2007-12-23.
  2. ^ a b c "Millennium Centre". Retrieved 2007-12-23.
  3. ^ Finnegan, Tom (2000-09-28). "Chicago to gain 58-story residential high-rise". Retrieved 2007-12-23.

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Coordinates: 41°53′34″N 87°37′45″W / 41.89278°N 87.62917°W / 41.89278; -87.62917