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Applications for zoning map amendments must include specific information with respect to the proposed development after rezoning.
Applications must be made by the owner of the property to be rezoned or include written authorization from the owner.
Each applicant must send written notice to all property owners of all property within 250 feet in each direction of the lot lines of the subject property, not more than 30 days before filing an application for amendment.
Applications must include a non-refundable fee of $1,025 to be paid to the City of Chicago Department of Revenue.
The City Council is the final decision-making body on zoning map amendments.