CHICAGO — Chicago convention managers and Mayor Rahm Emanuel advanced plans Thursday for a new arena and makeover of the city’s top tourist attraction — Navy Pier — as part of a $1 billion package of new and previously proposed tourism-and-entertainment projects.

The plan seeks to strike at the tourism and convention businesses on two fronts. First, it aims to establish an entertainment district around McCormick Place Convention Center south of the city’s downtown with the development of a new arena, new restaurants, and two new hotels. Second, it advances plans long in the works to redevelop Navy Pier, which is downtown along the city’s Lake Michigan shoreline.

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