The proposed zoning has been approved for a residential development at 955 W 115th Street in West Pullman. Located along W 115th Street, the site is currently a vacant lot spanning from S Morgan Street to the Major Taylor Trail. Habitat for Humanity Chicago is behind the development.
Construction permits have been issued for a three-story residential building located at 1243 S Fairfield Avenue in North Lawndale. The listed owner East Douglas Partners LLC, is planning three total units, as well as a three-car parking pad.
Photos show the near-complete construction of a five-story addition to an existing two-story building, located at 2353 S Wentworth Avenue in Chinatown. The project owner and developer, ME Wentworth LLC led by Che Mei Wong, has renovated the original two-story retail structure, while adding 149 rooms in a new four-floor hotel portion. An additional seventh-floor residential component appears to be in the works, which will include a single 3,000-square-foot penthouse unit.
The Commission on Chicago Landmarks has approved an Adopt-A-Landmark grant for Pilgrim Baptist Church in Bronzeville. Located at 3301 S Indiana Avenue, the church is sited at the intersection of S Indiana Avenue and E 33rd Street. Originally built as a synagogue by Adler & Sullivan in 1891, the church was destroyed by fire in 2006, with only the stone exterior walls remaining. The structure was designated as a Chicago landmark in 1981.
Construction permits have been issued for a three-story residential building located at 2446 W Augusta Boulevard in West Town. The listed owner 2444 Augusta LLC has planned three total units, along with a basement, rear staircase, and a rooftop deck and stair enclosure. Parking will include a detached three-car garage with an additional rooftop deck. The new structure will replace a 2.5-story masonry residential building.