Matt Cole

@UrbanWorks312

Working to strengthen neighborhoods, preserve and adapt vintage buildings, facilitate greener rehab, and promote good urbanism.

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Your my angel... #Bronzeville #Chicago

Edgewater <3's Our Students

Not that I was unfamiliar, but these two resources have proven enlightening. Watch and read. http://www.thehouseilivein.org/

Deferred maintenance and a big storm? Things go boom.

Now that's a planter. #mademesmile #Chicago

And that is a stained glass window. #mademesmile #chicago

Now that's a planter. #mademesmile #Chicago

Now that's a planter. #mademesmile #Chicago

Another pano view of crowd toughing out humidity to support making #Pullman a National Park.

Panoramic view of community meeting (and enthusiastic crowd!) supporting a #Pullman National Park. #Chicago

Huge community meeting tonight at Pullman Admin Bldg/Factory site for making #Pullman a National Park.

Interestingly they all have a #Greystone facade that transitions to face brick to side entry & common brick behind.

Another view of full porch/side entry #greystones on Bryn Mawr.

Unusual and rare row of #greystones w/ full front porches and side entries on 1400 block of Bryn Mawr.

Could have just gone through the pantry floor to get to basement ... #Chicago

Uh, where's the basement access? #Chicago

Vacant building ephemera #Chicago

Moon over Lake Michigan... #Chicago

Another view of what's still stubbornly left of #Prentice. #Chicago

Down to the concrete shell of #Prentice's pavilion base. Pounding and cutting away but she's stubborn. #Chicago