801 W. Lake – Shapack Partners

Development Proposal On Monday, August 8, 2016, Jeff Shapack from Shapack Partners and Tim Anderson from Focus Development presented a proposed 20-story (240 ft) extended-stay hotel on the southwest corner of Lake and Halsted (178 N. Halsted/801 W. Lake). The site sits within the “Lake Street Business and Service” area...

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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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Neighborhood Plan – Loop Corridor Focus Group

This meeting is the next of five focus group discussions about the Neighborhood Plan, which is intended to be a vision for the future of the West Loop, one that promotes preservation and progress.  This meeting addresses the “Loop Corridor”, the area bounded by Des Plaines on the west, the...

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Neighborhood Plan – Fulton Market Focus Group

This meeting is the second of five focus group discussions about the Neighborhood Plan, which is intended to be a vision for the future of the West Loop, one that promotes preservation, progress, and prosperity.  This meeting addresses the “Fulton Market Corridor”, the area bounded by Ashland on the west, Green on...

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CAPS Beat 1224 – August Meeting

Beat Meeting-CAPS Beat 1224      8/3/16 Thank you everyone for attending and being a part of the conversation about our community. Thank you to restaurant and bar owners who were also present.  Attending the Beat Meeting is a recommend part of the liquor license holder and shows the community, City of...

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NoWL Committees Calendar

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Neighborhood Plan – Madison Corridor Focus Group

This meeting is the first of five focus group discussions about the Neighborhood Plan, which is intended to be a vision for the future of the West Loop, one that promotes preservation, progress, and prosperity.  This meeting addresses the “Madison Corridor”, the area bounded by Ashland on the west, Green...

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The Neighborhood Plan

Neighbors of West Loop has recently started an initiative to develop a planning document for the West Loop known as the Neighborhood Plan.  This plan will be developed with input directly from residents about development topics like development guidelines, parking availability, green space, and public safety. When complete and adopted, the Neighborhood Plan will act as...

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Development Committee July Meeting

Overview The July meeting of the Neighbors of West Loop Development Committee did not include any developer presentations.  Instead, the attendees discussed several topics, as described below. Feedback on Recently Presented Developments 848 W. Randolph (Nobu Hotel): The committee identified parking as the top issue for this development.  May will...

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110 N. Carpenter – Sterling Bay

On Wednesday, July 20 Fred Krol and other representatives of Sterling Bay presented their plans for 110 N. Carpenter/1045 W. Randolph in the 27th Ward, which will house the future McDonald’s global headquarters. The building is planned to be 150 ft in height (125 ft to the brick parapet of...

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