Chicago to Get Barack Obama Presidential Library/Museum

Bayliss, Deborah
May 2015
Chicago Citizen - Hyde Park Edition;5/6/2015, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p1
The article offers information regarding the proposal of building Barack Obama Presidential Library and Museum, at Chicago. The University of Chicago submitted the proposal. The Barack Obama Foundation raised between 2.9 million to 6.2 million dollars in donations to set the library. This could bring a revenue of 220 million dollars to Chicago due to an increase in visitors to the city and could create 1,900 permanent new jobs. The annual local earnings could increase by 56 million dollars.


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