Zoning Requests (Acosta Ezgur)

On Monday, May 8, Michael Ezgur of of Acosta Ezgur presented three proposed zoning changes, listed below. Each of these zoning requests are headed to committee in May. Rooftop deck at 820 W. Jackson (27th Ward) The existing building at this location is a legal, non-conforming structure zoned as DS-3.  The...

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328 N. Carptenter (Madison Capital)

Development Proposal Tuesday evening, April 18, 2017, Kyle Cohen and Julija Vallee of Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture along with Jonathon Ratner and Justin Cesario of Madison Capital and Katie Jahnke Dale of DLA Piper Law presented a proposed 7-story (79 feet to the roof and a total of 100 feet tall...

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172 N. Ada (Marquette Companies)

Development Proposal Tuesday evening, April 18, 2017, Jeff Prosapio of Marquette Companies along with David Brininstool and Josh Voon of Brininstool & Lynch and Katie Jahnke Dale of DLA Piper Law presented a proposal for a 2-tiered structure at 172 N. Ada Street (currently a surface parking lot).  The Lake...

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Community Meeting for 935 W. Washington (ZOM)

(Please click here for the previous post about this development.) On Wednesday, March 15, representatives from developer ZOM, attorney DLA Piper, and BKL Architects presented an updated proposal for the development formerly known as Union West, a three-building project on the block bounded by Washington and Madison, Morgan and Sangamon....

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1001 W. Fulton (Vequity, LLC)

Development Proposal On Monday, Monday February 13, 2017, Chris Ilekis of Vequity, LLC and of Ilekis Associates (architect/planner) presented a proposed 5-story retail/restaurant and office building for the property at 1001 W. Fulton Market.  At present, the property is a vacant lot. The 3,200-square foot property is currently zoned as...

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CAPS, Beat 1224 February Meeting

Beat Meeting-CAPS Beat 1224      2/1/2017 Happy New Year!! Thank you 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,...

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110 N. Wacker (Riverside Investment & Development)

Development Proposal Representatives from Riverside Investment & Development and Howard Hughes Corporation presented their proposed plans for an 800 ft office tower at 100 N. Wacker Drive.  This is the same team that is delivering 150 N. Riverside Plaza on the west side of the river. The property is located...

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166 N. Aberdeen (MCZ Development)

Development Proposal On Monday, January 09, 2017, architects Gary Kohn, Vladimir Andrejevic, and Basil Souder of SCB (Solomon Cordwell Buenz) along with Todd Mullen and Michael Lerner of MCZ Development presented a proposed 20-story (~238 ft.) residential and retail building for the property at 166 N. Aberdeen – formerly Fabbri...

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170 N. Green – Second Presentation (Bridgford Foods Site)

Development Proposal On Monday, January 9, 2017, Richard Bridgford of Bridgford Food Corporation property owner, attorney Richard Klawiter of DLA Piper, and architect Megan Zack of Hartshorne Plunkard Architecture presented a revised proposal for a structure on the site of the Bridgford Foods, which sits within the “Lake Street Business and...

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