September 2020 Plan Commission Hearing

Due to the ongoing public health crisis, this meeting will be held virtually starting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, September 17.

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Address (Community Area, Ward) Agenda Description Materials (posted by Wednesday, September 2) Draft Presentation (posted by Monday, September 14)

4407 N. Clarendon Ave.
(Uptown, 46th Ward)

A proposed technical amendment to Residential-Business Planned Development #138 submitted by the Applicant, Montrose Clarendon Partners, LLC, for the property generally located at 4407 N. Clarendon Avenue. The amendment to the planned development would allow animal services as a permitted use. No other changes to the planned development are proposed. Technical PD Amendment Application Presentation
2317 N. Clark St.
(Lincoln Park, 43rd Ward)
A proposed Lake Michigan and Chicago Lakefront Protection Ordinance application, submitted by 2300 Clark Street Development LLC, for the property generally located at 2317 N. Clark Street. The property is zoned B1-3 and is within the Private-Use Zone of the Lake Michigan and Chicago Lakefront Protection District. The applicant is proposing to construct a four-story mixed-use building with 2,350 square feet of retail, 35 dwelling units, and 28 accessory vehicular parking stalls. LPO Application Presentation
4858 S. Western Ave. /

2401-2559 W. 48th St.
(Brighton Park, 14th Ward)

A proposed planned development, submitted by the Chicago Park District, for the property generally located at 4800-4858 S. Western Ave. and 2401-2559 W. 48th St. The site is currently zoned M2-2 (Light Industry District) and C1-2 (Neighborhood Commercial District). The applicant is proposing to rezone the site to POS-1 (Parks and Open Space District) and then to a Planned Development. The applicant proposes the construction of a 2-story, 88,000 square feet new Park District Headquarters and conjoined field house building, artificial turf fields, playground areas and open space with parking for approximately 200 vehicles for park district employees and park patrons. PD Application


2017 N. Mendell St.
(Logan Square, 2nd Ward)
A proposed amendment to Waterway Planned Development 1339, submitted by 2017 Baker Mendell, LLC, for the property generally located at 2017 North Mendell Street in the North Branch Industrial Corridor. The applicant seeks to amend the planned development to add Cannabis Craft Grow (including accessory Cannabis Dispensary), Cannabis Processor, and Cannabis Infuser as allowed uses subject to the provision listed under Section 17-9-0129 of the Chicago Zoning Ordinance to the planned development. No changes are proposed to the exterior of the existing four-story building. Waterway

PD Amendment Application


Public Comments


4841 N. Lipps Ave.
(Jefferson Park, 45th Ward)


    Public Comments


Chicago Plan Commission
September 17, 2020
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