Arts & Culture / Chicago

An Adventure from Chicago to Jackson, Mississippi by Train

Chicago Union Station. Photo via Flickr by Justin Kern

Chicago Union Station, located at 215 North Clinton Street, is the perfect place to start your journey to the American South–to Jackson, Mississippi to be precise–thanks to its stately charm. Ten impressive entryways invite you into the city’s block-long head house, with a 110-foot high atrium and eighteen Corinthian …

Architecture / Chicago

Untapped Staff Picks: The Day The A-Bomb Was Dropped on the Bronx, Cornell Tech Developer Selected, Norway’s Vertical Cemetery

Here’s what the Untapped Cities staff is reading in the HQ today!


The Day They Dropped the A-Bomb on the Bronx [WNYC]
Cornell Tech Selects Developer For 350-Unit Residence [Curbed NY]
NYCHA Units Sit Empty for Years Despite Desperate Demand for Housing [Gothamist]
Intersections of Culture and Beliefs in Crown Heights [Urban Omibus]