Harry Caray's Tavern Sues To Halt $278M Chicago Pier Project

Law360, New York (November 20, 2013, 1:54 PM EST) -- A restaurant named after legendary sports broadcaster Harry Caray filed suit Tuesday seeking to halt work on a $278 million redevelopment of Chicago's Navy Pier, claiming the changes would significantly harm the restaurant's business by blocking patrons' views of Lake Michigan and the city skyline.

The suit, filed in Cook County Circuit Court, claims the pier authorities' redevelopment plan violates their lease with Harry Caray's Tavern. The plan would include the installation of large trees and planter boxes with tall plantings that would allegedly harm the...
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