CHICAGO -- A lawsuit naming the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority will not stop it from issuing $397 million of revenue bonds for expansion of the McCormick Place convention center in Chicago, authority officials say.

The suit claims that a departure tax on suburban limousine services from Chicago's two commercial airports unconstitutionally singles out some air passengers.

Subscribe Now

Access to authoritative analysis and perspective and our data-driven report series.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.