Prentice Women’s Hospital ( also the Psych Institute) was were my first wife worked and my first child was born. It was an Iconic building by the architect Betrand Goldberg. When it was announced that they were tearing it down a lot of us alums protested. Never went anywhere and it came down to make way for a $90 million research building. Here is the link ( long) about the politics
I guess the adage ‘You live by the sword you die by the sword’. This is typical old school Chicago politics- would you really expect anything more?