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Commission on Chicago Landmarks

West Side’s Pentecostal Church Of Holiness Is Now A Chicago Landmark

The landmark designation recognizes the cultural significance of the 90-year-old church and its historical architecture.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

West Side’s Pentecostal Church Of Holiness Could Become A Chicago Landmark Wednesday

The 90-year-old church is recognized for its Romanesque Revival architecture and its role as a pillar of K-Town in North Lawndale.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Former La Luce Building In West Loop Saved From Demolition Again, Given Temporary Landmark Protection

The former Schlitz Tied House dates back to 1891. Most tied houses of this size and stature have been torn down, city officials said.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

West Side Pentecostal Church Of Holiness May Soon Become A City Landmark

A city commission unanimously approved recommending Pentecostal Church of Holiness for landmark status. Another city committee and the City Council must vote on it to be final.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

After Being Spared From The Wrecking Ball, Victorian Building Formerly Home To La Luce Could Get Landmark Status

If approved, the recommendation would be the first step in designating the Fulton Market building, which dates back to 1891, a city landmark.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

Controversial Plan To Build In Wicker Park Historic District Side Lot Gets A Key City Approval

Built in 1884, owners of the three-flat historically maintained the vacant lot as a lush garden. A new owner has other plans.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Wicker Park Neighbors Try To Block Construction On Vacant Side Lot In Historic District

Chicago Landmarks staffers will review the proposal Thursday, but Ald. Brian Hopkins said he will ask for an extension.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Neighbors Demand Maximum Penalties For Property Owner Who Illegally Demolished Historical Wicker Park Building

Built in 1885, the three-flat was one of Wicker Park's last standing balloon-frame buildings, neighbors said.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

After City Stops Improper Demolition Of Historic Wicker Park Building, Owner Wants Permission To Finish The Job

Built in 1885, the property is located within the Milwaukee Avenue Historic District, an area protected by the Commission on Chicago Landmarks.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

19th Century Lincoln Park Buildings Slated For Landmark Protections Get Preliminary City Approval

Two of the buildings are near planned redevelopments, but the owner has committed to maintaining their architectural features.

Lincoln Park, Old Town

Pilsen Neighbors Demand City Scrap Landmark District Plan: ‘They Are Trying To Drag It Out’

Neighbors fear a landmark district would increase costs for longtime Latino homeowners, pushing them out of the area.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop

‘Gold Standard’ Rehab Of Fulton Market’s Howard Building Honored With Preservation Award

Sterling Bay's $2.1 million restoration of the nearly century-old building was honored by the Commission on Chicago Landmarks.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop