Gallery: Clean Tower Conceptual High-Rise Would Return Filtered Water t...

Wolf Point, the plot of land at the confluence of the Chicago River's north and south branches, is one of the most high-profile development sites in Chicago - everyone seems to have an opinion of what should be built there. A group of students at the Illinois Institute of Technology have developed their own plan for the site with Clean Tower, a slanted supertall building that would return filtered wastewater to the river. The design from from IIT’s “Hi-Rise, Lo-Carb” studio is currently on display at the Chicago Architecture Foundation's Unseen City: Designs for a Future Chicago exhibit.

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