Editorial: Obama center on Chicago's South Side must deliver on 3 key pledges

For Barack and Michelle Obama, the finish line is near. After four years of public meetings, lawsuits, design changes and governmental scrutiny, the Obama Presidential Center is on its way toward a groundbreaking at Jackson Park on Chicago’s South Side, perhaps by August. That’s possible now that a federal review of the center determined it would not significantly harm the park, the lakefront gem that’s listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The center’s construction has been, and will continue to be, held to a high standard because it is being built on public park land that belon…

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