Chicago is the only major metropolis in the US whose Chinatown is expanding.”
attended as a teenager and the support he has received from the city’s communities.
Wong said his firm often works on 30 to 40 projects simultaneously. A current one involves transforming the look of Chicago’s Chinatown.
The landscaping on the new modern library in Chinatown is well under way. The new library was scheduled to open in the spring of 2015, replacing the overcrowded one. They will then move on to the demolition of three old buildings next to the new library and the realignment of a major intersection.
“Chinatown won’t be the same in two or three years,” Wong said. “The change will make Chinatown much more accessible,” Wong continued. “Chicago is the only major metropolis in the US whose Chinatown is expanding.”