Category Archives: Portage Park

Six Corners Association offers rebates on facade improvements

by BRIAN NADIG The Six Corners Association is launching three rebate programs aimed at giving incentives to business owners to make facade improvements, establish outdoor dining patios and install security cameras on

Photos show reshaping of Higgins, Milwaukee

by BRIAN NADIG A series of photographs from the Northwest Chicago Historical Society shows the transformation that the intersection of Higgins and Milwaukee avenues has gone through since the 1930s, including the

Six Corners to host County Fair with urban twist in September

by BRIAN NADIG The inaugural “County Fair Chicago” will be coming to the Six Corners shopping district at Milwaukee Avenue, Cicero Avenue and Irving Park Road on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 8-9.

10-story senior living at Six Corners ‘speculative’

by BRIAN NADIG A preliminary proposal for a 10-story senior housing project with ground-floor retail and medical uses at Six Corners was presented to Alderman John Arena (45th) in late August, but

Apartments permit OK’d

by BRIAN NADIG A construction permit application for a 16-unit apartment building at 4812 W. Montrose Ave. was reinstated on Dec. 18 and approved later the same day. The city Department of

Senior housing considered for stalled development site at Six Corners

by BRIAN NADIG A preliminary proposal for a 10-story senior housing project with ground-floor retail and medical uses at Six Corners was presented to Alderman John Arena (45th) in late August, but