DePaul Announces New Stadium Plans

On Thursday May 17, 2013 Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced plans to build a new $300 million event center containing a new basketball arena for DePaul University.

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  1. Mayor Rahm Emanuel on DePaul Arena at McCormick Place
  2. Artists drawings of McCormick Place expansion and a new home for #DePaul basketball. instagram.com/p/ZY72tMLV6R/
    Artists drawings of McCormick Place expansion and a new home for #DePaul basketball.  http://instagram.com/p/ZY72tMLV6R/ LV6R/
  3. DePaul University Press Conference 5-16-13
  4. DePaul University Press Conference 5-16-13
  5. DePaul has played at The Allstate Arena in Rosemont, over 15 miles away from the main DePaul campus since 1980 
  6. The proposed plans have received mixed reviews from the public. 
  7. Rahm defends his decision by discussing the number of jobs and opportunities the new center will create for Chicago. 
  8. The entire project is expected to cost $173 millon, with DePaul financing $70 million of the costs. 
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