Chicago Loop Alliance regularly commissions reports that reflect its vision for a vibrant downtown and guide the Loop's future.
State of the Loop: 2018 Economic ProfileIn May 2019, Chicago Loop Alliance released its State of the Chicago Loop: 2018 Economic Profile, providing data on a variety of industries in the Loop,
Cultural Mile Action PlanThe Cultural Mile Action Plan was written by the Chicago Loop Alliance on behalf of the Cultural Mile organization. The recommendations focus on three categories: Programming, Streetscape, and Investment.
Transforming WabashCLA's Transforming Wabash Report offers a series of short- and long-term projects to promote and strengthen the historic Wabash Avenue district downtown.
Higher Education in the Loop and South LoopCLA released Higher Education in the Loop and South Loop to present and analyze data describing the economic and social impact of the area's higher education institutions.
2013 State of the Loop: An Economic ProfileCLA commissioned State of the Chicago Loop to provide data on how downtown investment, businesses, employees and residents contribute to Chicago’s economic output.
2013 Strategic Action PlanThe Strategic Action Plan provides focus and direction for CLA activities. The overall charge of CLA is to realize the objectives and actions for each program area as outlined in this plan.
2018 Annual ReportThe Chicago Loop continued to flourish with new hotels, more residential development, top-notch office space, diverse retail offerings, and, of course, world-class arts and cultural institutions.
2017 Annual ReportThe appeal of the Loop extended to new investments throughout the Loop including hotels, residential units, retail, and restaurants. It was also yet another fantastic year for the Chicago Loop Alliance.
2015 Annual ReportOnce a place with a singular purpose, the Loop has become a destination for just about everything — from world-class attractions and amenities to the highest concentration of office space and higher education institutions in the entire state.
2014 Annual ReportThe Loop celebrated a number of milestones in 2014 including the 10th anniversary of Chicago Loop Alliance, an organization that united around a shared vision of the Loop as a vibrant, world-class destination.