Losing this no lose to me. I had no clue why Chicago should ruin more of the lack front to continue turning the city into a theme park. Unless they wanted to build it on the old Brach's Candy site or some other chunk of unused industrial land, I'd say good bye to Lucas.
Chicago Loses Lucas Museum to California: The multi-episode saga to build the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art on Chicago’s lakefront is apparently over. In a statement sent just before noon on Friday, “Star Wars” creator George Lucas himself announced that the ongoing litigation from Friends of the Parks effectively killed off the project.