Articles By Heather Cherone

Downtown Primary category in which blog post is published

No Biking On The Riverwalk? New Ordinance Would Force Bicyclists To Walk Their Rides

Ald. Brendan Reilly says the Riverwalk is crowded with pedestrians, making bike riding a hazard.

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

Massive Little Village Warehouse On Old Crawford Coal Plant Site Approved By City Council

The 1-million-square-foot project was approved despite vehement opposition from some Little Village residents and environmental groups. 

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Jefferson Park Affordable Housing Plan Wins City Council Approval After Months Of Drama

Developers could break ground on the project next year if they are able to secure tax credits from the state.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Plans For Movie Theater, Gym, Housing In Six Corners Sears Building Premature, Ald. Says

Rental prices for the commercial and residential units have not been listed as of Wednesday night.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

After Fights And Furious Debates, Jefferson Park Affordable Housing Complex Poised For Final Approval

Ald. Arena was praised by other aldermen for continuing to fight for affordable housing options despite opposition.

Lincoln Park, Old Town Primary category in which blog post is published

Ald. Brian Hopkins Calls For End To General Iron’s Overnight Shift On Riverfront Site

The city's Committee on Environmental Health and Protection will discuss the matter at 2 p.m. Tuesday.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published

After Jefferson Park Veteran Makes His Case For Affordable Housing Plan, Controversial Proposal Moves Forward

A veteran who supports the proposed development made his case Thursday: "I think about the people living under bridges. I don’t want to join them.”

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

Luxury Apartment Project Along The 606 Approved By Key City Panel

Plans for the Logan Square development call for 109 apartments and a plaza that will connect to the trail.