The Chicago Plan Commission has approved an adaptive reuse plan to convert a convent building into apartments at 2219 N Hamilton Avenue in Bucktown. Located on the grounds of Saint Hedwig Catholic Church, the former convent building is located at the intersection of N Hamilton Avenue and W Webster Avenue. Chedid Properties is the developer behind the project.
Construction permits have been issued for a three-story residential building located at 4177 W Belmont Avenue in Belmont Gardens. Previously reported as 4179 W Belmont Avenue, the new development is being planned by Noah Properties. Plans include a total of 17 dwelling units, ranging from two-to three-bedroom residences. Plans will include landscape improvements, a basement, a rear courtyard, 11 indoor parking spaces, and six surface-level spaces. Residents will also have access to on-site bike parking.
Metal cladding is progressing rapidly at 1525 N Elston Avenue, a six-story topped-out office building in West Town. Prior to the current work, the site was occupied by a two and a half-story residential building and a three-story mixed-use building.
The Chicago Plan Commission has approved a residential development at 4447 N Hazel Street in Uptown. Located on a corner lot, the project will replace an existing church at the intersection of N Hazel Street and W Sunnyside Avenue. Longford Construction is the developer behind the proposal.
Construction permits have been issued for a single-story Walmart Training Academy, located in the parking lot of an existing Walmart Supercenter. Situated at 8331 S Stewart Avenue in Catham, the new 15,495-square-foot facility is being developed by Walmart Real Estate Business Trust.