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.
Facade work is well underway for a six-story mixed-use building at 2755 N Milwaukee Avenue in Logan Square. Under development by R.P. Fox & Associates, the new building will offer four ground-level retail units and 60 apartments on the second through sixth floors. Previously, the site was occupied by a single-story bakery and surrounding parking lot.
Construction permits have been issued for a three-story residential project located at 623 E 60th Street in West Woodlawn. JPK Investments, LLC is the filing owner, whose plans comprise of six total dwellings and a six-car detached garage. Other features will include a trash enclosure and a pair of wood and iron fences. The new development will replace a vacant grass parcel.
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.
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.