Ground broken on new River Point Tower

January 15, 2013 5:19:11 PM PST
Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel grabbed a shovel this afternoon and joined developers at the ground-breaking ceremony for River Point Tower.

The project is located in the West Loop on at West Lake Street along the river.

The mayor said construction would bring 1,000 new jobs.

When finished River Point will be 45 stories tall and will house 3,000 workers.