Category Archives: Zoning

Milwaukee-Wilson affordable housing plan not moving forward; tax credits had been sought

by BRIAN NADIG A developer had been seeking low-income housing tax credits for a possible 43-unit residential development at 4601-11 N. Milwaukee Ave., but the project is not moving forward. The development

Residents object to proposed car wash for Elliott’s site

by KEVIN GROSS Residents voiced opposition to a proposed car wash on the former site of Elliott’s Dairy, 4800 N. Nagle Ave., at a meeting June 28 of the Plan Commission in

Ald. Napolitano opposes 297-unit plan due to density, school overcrowding concerns

by BRIAN NADIG Concerns about density and school overcrowding have led Alderman Anthony Napolitano (41st) to withhold his support for a plan to build 297 apartments near Higgins and Cumberland avenues. Napolitano’s

Community meeting held on plan to demolish Monastero’s and build church

by BRIAN NADIG The Monastero’s restaurant and banquet facility at 3935 W. Devon Ave. would be demolished under a proposal to build a 50-foot-tall church and community center there. The Monastero’s family

24-unit apartment building planned for site across from Schurz HS

by BRIAN NADIG A four-story building with storefronts and 24 apartments is one of two recent development proposals for the 3600 block of North Milwaukee Avenue. A zoning application could be filed

Committee approves Northwest Hwy proposal; one member rips project opponents for “racist tendencies”

by BRIAN NADIG The City Council Zoning Committee at its May 22 meeting approved a controversial plan to build a five-story storage warehouse and a housing development at 5150 N. Northwest Highway.