Westhaven Park IID at 1959 W Lake Street. Rendering by LBBA

City Council Approves Mixed-Use Development for Westhaven Park IID in Near West Side

The Chicago City Council has fully approved a mixed-use development for Westhaven Park Phase IID in Near West Side. Located at 1959 W Lake Street, the project site fronts N Damen Avenue spanning from W Lake Street to W Maypole Avenue. The property is located adjacent to the CTA Green Line tracks where a new Damen station is expected. Brinshore Development and The Michaels Organization are the developers behind the proposal.

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609 W Randolph Street. Rendering by Antunovich Associates

Work Reaches Fifth Floor of 609 W Randolph Street in West Loop Gate

Steel construction has reached the fifth level for 609 W Randolph Street, a 15-story mixed-use building rising in West Loop Gate. Vista Property Group is the developer for the more than 100,000-square-foot project, which will house 1,770 square feet of retail on the first story and office space on the upper floors. The new structure will replace a former parking lot while integrating with a neighboring four-story masonry building that was built in the 1890s.

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Former Schlitz Brewery-Tied House at 1393 W Lake Street. Image by CCL

Landmarks Commission Approves Preliminary Landmark Recommendation for Former Schlitz Brewery-Tied House in West Loop

The Commission on Chicago Landmarks has approved a preliminary landmark recommendation for the former Schlitz Brewery-Tied House located at 1393 W Lake Street. Located in the West Loop, the building is placed on a corner lot at the intersection of W Lake Street and the vacated N Loomis Street. The property is just off of N Ogden Avenue.

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