Lucas Museum Fight Brought in New Donors, More Money, Friends of Parks Says

Juanita Irizarry, head of the Friends of the Parks, at the Soldier Field parking lot once slated for the Lucas Museum.

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MUSEUM CAMPUS —  The Friends of the Parks, the advocacy group that sued the Lucas Museum out of Chicago, found itself being criticized by pro-museum factions, including Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the Rev. Michael Pfleger, when the project derailed.

But the group’s executive says the fight helped raise its profile, and brought in new

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