Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel has announced that a new cargo facility will be built at O’Hare International Airport (ORD) that will result in 11,000 new jobs.
Emanuel made the announcement this morning, saying the $200,000,000 project, the O’Hare Northeast Cargo Center, will make the airport one of he world’s largest cargo hubs.
“Others will see a city on the move,” Emanuel said.
The first phase of the project is due to start in 2013 and is scheduled to be completed by 2020.
More information on the new cargo center can be found HERE.