Chicago Eyes $1.5b Bonds for Lu­cas Mu­seum

The Economic Times - - Around The World -

Bonds val­ued at up to $1.5 bil­lion would be is­sued un­der Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s pro­posal to bring a mu­seum, pro­posed by Star Wars film­maker Ge­orge Lu­cas, to Chicago, the city said on Mon­day. The mu­seum will fea­ture Lu­cas’ col­lec­tion of paint­ings, il­lus­tra­tions and dig­i­tal art. The bonds would be is­sued by the Metropoli­tan Pier and Ex­po­si­tion Au­thor­ity for the mu­seum. Lu­cas would con­trib­ute $743 mil­lion to the au­thor­ity for the mu­seum. Reuters

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