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Over objections by some, work begins on Obama presidential library in Chicago's Jackson Park

CHICAGO (CBS) — Construction workers have officially started work on the Obama Presidential Center in Jackson Park, after years of delays.


Crews were on the 19-acre site in Jackson Park early Monday. The Obama Foundation said, so far, it has awarded $120 million in construction contracts, with more than half of the work going to women- and minority-owned firms.


https://chicago.cbslocal.com/2021/08/16/obama-presidential-center-construction-begins-jackson-park/

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