Demolition permits have been issued for a two-story residential building and detached frame garage, located at 3151 S Normal Avenue in Bridgeport. The lot is currently owned by Joe Feng, who had purchased the property for $250,000 in 2017, according to Chicago City Wire.
No renderings or architect have been listed for any replacing structure, but the RS-3 zoning for the property currently allows for single-family homes and two-flats.
CTA bus transit in the vicinity includes a three-minute walk northeast to 31st Street & Canal, which is serviced by the east and westbound Route 31 bus. The north and southbound Route 44 bus is located a four-minute walk southeast to Wallace & 32nd Street. Lastly, the north and southbound Route 8 can be found via an eight-minute walk west to Halsted & 32nd Street, which is located along the major commercial corridor of S Halsted Street.
Three CTA L stations are located nearby, with the closest being Sox-35th station along the Red Line, located an 11-minute walk southeast. Further stations include the Green Line’s 35th-Bronzeville-IIT station located a 21-minute walk southeast, as well as the Orange Line’s Halsted station a 24-minute walk northwest.
For outdoor space within walking distance, the nine-acre Armour (Philip) Square Park is an eight-minute walk southwest. The White Sox’ Guarantee Rate Field Stadium is slightly further south and is an 11-minute walk southeast from the property.
MBR Wrecking & Construction is listed as the general contractor. No timeline for the wrecking or later construction has been indicated.