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Now that it’s clear that “Star Wars” creator George Lucas will be taking his project to another state, what of the small nonprofit group that fell the mighty filmmaker and his supporter, Mayor Rahm Emanuel? Friends of the Parks Executive Director Juanita Irizarry joins us.

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A federal judge on Tuesday did not dismiss legal challenges against the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art. 

No debate over museum plans at Wednesday's council meeting

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Rendering of the public plaza for the Lucas Museum (Courtesy of the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art)

Though almost unanimously approved Wednesday, the museum could still be stopped by a pending lawsuit.

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Chicago Tribune Pulitzer Prize-winning architecture critic Blair Kamin has the latest on the work at Maggie Daley Park and the architectural team picked to build the Lucas Museum.

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Not everyone is happy with Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s proposal that the Lucas Museum of Cultural Arts be built on a parking lot near Solider Field in the very popular Museum Campus area. Tonight, we have a panel discussion on the pros and cons of Chicago being the museum’s home and what are more suitable locations that could serve other well-deserving neighborhoods.

Sites for Presidential Library & More

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We share what you had to say about potential sites for the Barack Obama Presidential Library, The Lucas Cultural Arts Museum and a casino when we read some of our viewer feedback.