Category Archives: Mayfair

Differing results seen on two plans to subdivide area lots

by BRIAN NADIG A proposal to subdivide a residential lot in Old Irving Park is moving forward, while a plan to subdivide a lot in Mayfair reportedly has been dropped. The Zoning

Court okays demolition of eight-flat

by BRIAN NADIG The City of Chicago recently obtained a court order to demolish a vacant apartment building at 4300 W. Berteau Ave. Manuel Galvan, a spokesman for Alderman Margaret Laurino, said

New Independence Library/senior housing project planned for Elston Ave

by BRIAN NADIG A new Independence Library is planned for the first floor of an affordable senior housing project which could be built in about 2 years at 4024 N. Elston Ave.,

Cubs’ mural across from Jeff Park CTA Terminal greets commuters

by BRIAN NADIG A mural celebrating the Chicago Cubs’100-plus win season recently was installed in front of the former Edward Fox Photography studio, across from the Jefferson Park CTA Terminal. Members of

Zoning board approves mosque request

by BRIAN NADIG The Zoning Board of Appeals at its Sept. 16 meeting approved a plan to open a mosque near the Elston-Lawrence intersection, near where another mosque has been operating in

Do-it-yourself car repair shop planned for Montrose-Cicero site

by BRIAN NADIG A former manufacturing plant at 4739 W. Montrose Ave. is being converted into a do-it-yourself car repair shop. Too often residents in the city have to work on their