Neighborhood Plan

NoWL Statement on Draft West Loop Design Guidelines

September 18, 2017 Re:  Draft West Loop Design Guidelines Dear Mr. Garcia, Neighbors of West Loop (NoWL) would like to thank the City Department of Planning & Development (DPD) for initiating the process of creating design guidelines for the portion of the West Loop located west of I-90/94 and for...

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WCA/MPC Plan – NoWL Perspective

In May of 2016 the West Central Association (WCA), the chamber of commerce for the West Loop, Near West Side, University Village/Little Italy, and Illinois Medical District, retained the services of the Metropolitan Planning Council (MPC) to compile guidelines for future growth in the WCA service area.  The WCA, MPC,...

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The Neighborhood Plan Update 9.30.16

As announced at the June 20 Community Meeting on Development, Neighbors of West Loop, working with the community and other local organizations, has embarked on an effort to develop the Neighborhood Plan, a resident-driven vision for the future of the West Loop. Building on the June 20 meeting, which was...

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