March 27th, 2017
Old Town Merchants and Residents Association (OTMRA) is pleased to announce that Ian Tobin has accepted our offer to become our new Executive Director, beginning March 27, 2017.Read More
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 itRead More
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 OldRead More
April 15th, 2016
Also Accepting Donated Books, CDs, DVDs, and Audio BooksRead More
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 willRead More
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