Category Archives: Jefferson Park

Jeff Pk residents pleased with area’s transportation, housing options but want more retail

by BRIAN NADIG Residents are pleased with the area’s access to public transportation and housing options but want more shopping and dining choices, according a survey that is being used to create

Jeff Park housing group pushes for zoning proposal at Higgins-Cumberland

by BRIAN NADIG The City Council Zoning Committee at its Sept. 11 meeting deferred action on a 297-unit housing complex near Higgins and Cumberland avenues, while the Zoning Board of Appeals could

Ald. Arena has alleged ‘racist’ postings by police regarding housing plan sent to Anti-Defamation League

by BRIAN NADIG Alderman John Arena’s office turned over copies of alleged racist remarks that police officers reportedly made on social media Web sites about the proposed housing development at 5150 N.

Bike lane installed on Milwaukee

by BRIAN NADIG A lane of northbound traffic on Milwaukee Avenue was removed last week to allow for a dedicated bike lane that was installed as part of a block-long "road diet"

Residents to sit in metered parking spaces to promote pedestrian uses

by BRIAN NADIG A group of residents plan to sit down in metered parking spaces on Friday, Sept. 15, in Jefferson Park as part of a global event to promote how much

Traffic lane changes, new bike lanes set for Milwaukee Ave. in Jeff Park

by BRIAN NADIG Temporary roadway markings indicate that a lane of northbound traffic on Milwaukee Avenue may be eliminated to accommodate the installation of bike lanes between Higgins Avenue and Gale Street