CTA Blue Line Track Work Completed In The Near West Side

Major track work has been completed for the first portion of the Forest Park Branch Rebuild project from the Chicago Transit Authority. The multi-phase project was announced earlier this summer as part of a greater effort to reduce slow zones along the line and improve passenger experience. The work itself was led by the CTA and will continue with the complete reconstruction of the Racine station.

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CHA Advances LeClaire Homes Redevelopment In Garfield Ridge

The Chicago Housing Authority has advanced the first phase of the LeClaire Courts redevelopment at 4458 S Cicero Avenue in Garfield Ridge. Located on the intersection with W 45th Street, the new project replaces the massive vacant lot once home to a public housing project. Developed by The Habitat Company and Cabrera Capital Partners, the SCB-designed complex will sit next to the new Cultivate Collective community hub.

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Permit Issued for 3252 N Racine Avenue in Lake View

A construction permit has been issued for a new residential development at 3252 N Racine Avenue in Lake View. The approved structure is a three-story building with two units, featuring a basement and an additional roof deck/enclosure. Other design components will include a rear elevated patio, rear three-story stairs, first and second rear porches, and a two-vehicle garage equipped with a roof deck, according to the submitted plans.

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