Articles By Alex Nitkin, The Daily Line

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published

Logan Square’s 100 Percent Affordable Housing Proposal Wins Support From Key City Panel

It was a “very different” tone from the days of former Mayor Rahm Emanuel, whose Planning Commissioner David Reifman “hated this project,” Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa said with a laugh.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

13-Story Office Building Planned On South End Of West Loop Gets Key City Approval

The Crayton Advisors building at 308 S. Green St. is set to include ground floor retail and 105 parking spaces.

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Sterling Bay’s Planned 18-Story, 11-Story Fulton Market Office Buildings Get Key City Approval

If approved, the proposed buildings will be the fourth and fifth office towers in the West Loop from Sterling Bay in under two years.

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Chicago’s 11 Weed Dispensaries Wouldn’t Need New Permit To Sell Recreational Pot Jan. 1 Under Mayor’s Plan

The existing medical marijuana dispensaries would just need to prove they’ve notified all property owners within 250 feet.

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Sterling Bay Gets Key Approval To Build 2 More Office Buildings In Fulton Market

The developer will pay $7.6 million into a city fund and offer some affordable retail space for "mom-and-pop businesses," Ald. Burnett said.

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Tension Bubbles Between Aldermen And Mayor As Critical Budget Votes Loom

Aldermen have begun pushing back, stalling Lori Lightfoot’s first attempt to increase the supply of affordable housing and pressing her appointees on their views of aldermanic power.

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Judge Dismisses Lawsuit To Block Lincoln Yards TIF, Says Groups Lack Standing

Ald. Brian Hopkins, a vocal supporter of the TIF district, said the $6 billion project “is already moving forward,” and that it “wasn’t even slowed down by this lawsuit.”

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Despite City’s ‘Rush To Judgment’ On Lincoln Yards, Judge Says Lawsuit To Block Tax Subsidy Might Not Fly

The city is trying to get a lawsuit aiming to stop $1.3 billion in tax dollars from going to the Lincoln Yards project dismissed. A judge could rule on it next week.

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Plan To Allow Shops And Offices In Kinzie Corridor West Of Fulton Market Approved In Key Vote

Residential development will remain forbidden throughout the mostly industrial district under new zoning.