Site prep and caisson work is now visible for a new five-story educational building at 900 W Taylor Street, located near the southern edge of The University of Illinois Chicago‘s main campus. Known as the UIC Computer Design Research and Learning Center (CDRLC), the new 135,000-square-foot facility will cling to an existing mid-century building that houses various engineering departments and research centers.
A permit was issued this week for a new seven-story residential building, located at 6027 N Kenmore Avenue in Edgewater. The developer, KPLN Holdings LLC, has planned for a total of 15 units, an elevator, a bike room, and an attached ground-level garage. The new construction will be replacing a previously vacant lot.
Final glazing and cladding work is taking place for a new 26-story high rise at 1400 W Randolph Street in Fulton Market District. Now branded as Parq Fulton, the development by Marquette Companies is replacing a one-story masonry commercial building and an adjacent parking lot. The 282-foot-tall mixed-use high rise will yield 278 new apartments and 10,000 square feet of ground-level retail.
Developer Henry Street Partners, LLC has applied for a redevelopment permit of the Cenacle Retreat and Conference Center at 513 W Fullerton Avenue in Lincoln Park. The application came to the Commission on Chicago Landmarks as the existing complex stands inside of the Mid-North Landmark District, which was created in 1974 to protect the various 19th century buildings in the area.
A permit was approved late last week for a new three-story residential building to be located at 3651 N Damen Avenue in North Center. The owner is listed under the name 3651 Damen LLC, with plans for three total units and a three-car garage. The building will be replacing a two-story brick residence.