Old Town Development Tracker (12-09-16)

Old Town Development Tracker (12-09-16)

December 9th, 2016

The approval process for a major project in Old Town is nearing completion, as the proposed 1415 N. Sedgwick planned development has its public hearing with the Chicago Plan Commission on Thursday, December 15th, 10:00 a.m. at City Hall’s Council chambers (121 N. LaSalle Street, 2nd Floor).

After multiple community meetings, input from 27th Ward Alderman Walter Burnett Jr., and additional review by the Department of Planning and Development and other City departments, LG Construction & Development has produced a design that it

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6th Annual Holiday Donation Drive

6th Annual Holiday Donation Drive

December 6th, 2016

Give Generously This Holiday at 15 Old Town Locations!

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Old Town Development Tracker (06-13-16)

Old Town Development Tracker (06-13-16)

June 14th, 2016

Over the previous five years, interest in the Old Town neighborhood has rapidly increased. New businesses are hanging their shingles at a rapid pace, and new residents – both from within Chicago and without – are opting to buy or rent new homes or apartments. And developers have been eager to construct new projects to support the continued growth of each.

Formed in 1971 at a time when, some would say, this district had hit a low point, the Old

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April 16/18 Spring Book Sale at Near North Library

April 16/18 Spring Book Sale at Near North Library

April 15th, 2016

Also Accepting Donated Books, CDs, DVDs, and Audio Books

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Community Meeting – Mon., January 25th, 7:00pm

Community Meeting – Mon., January 25th, 7:00pm

November 20th, 2015

Community Meeting Notice Monday, January 25th, 7:00pm Franklin Fine Arts Center 225 W. Evergreen St. 

Alderman Walter Burnett Jr. and the Old Town Merchants & Residents Association (OTMRA) invite you to a second community meeting to discuss the redevelopment of 1528 N. Wells Street (O’Briens Restaurant)  into a neighborhood hotel.

The meeting will begin promptly at 7:00pm with a presentation by the developers, followed by a questions -and-answers segment. Out of respect to the host venue, Franklin Fine Arts Center, the meeting will

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CFD Subdues Extra Alarm Fire in Old Town

CFD Subdues Extra Alarm Fire in Old Town

August 26th, 2015

19th Century Structure Severely Damaged Due To Kitchen Fire

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  • Old Town Tree Lighting - November 29th, 5:00PM

    Old Town Tree Lighting - November 29th, 5:00PM

    11/19/16 Read More
  • LIVE WELL Health and Wellness Series | Oct. 3-8

    LIVE WELL Health and Wellness Series | Oct. 3-8

    09/06/16 Read More
  • Wells Street Art Festival Returns June 11-12, 2016!

    Wells Street Art Festival Returns June 11-12, 2016!

    06/10/16 Read More

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