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Logan Square Preservation

Logan Square Preservation
Logan Square Preservation

Andy Schneider, President Of Logan Square Preservation, Running For 1st Ward Alderperson

Schneider, a neighborhood leader who's had a hand in many Logan Square projects in recent years, said he has a "proven track record of leadership and ability to build consensus within the community."

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Food Truck Plaza Opening In Logan Square This Weekend After Years Of Community Planning

A kickoff event is set for 4-9 p.m. Saturday with close to 10 food trucks and food vendors, along with a house music set from DJ Lugo Rosado.

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Food Truck Park And Plaza Coming To Heart Of Logan Square

Two other major Logan Square developments — the Encuentro Square affordable housing campus and the Project Logan apartment complex — also are moving forward.

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After Burst Pipes Flooded Logan Square’s Comfort Station, Community Leaders Raising Money For Repairs

Comfort Station's pipes burst in February, destroying supplies and its piano. Leaders teamed up with Logan Square Preservation to recoup money spent on the repairs and support other community initiatives.

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A Food Truck Park Could Be Coming To City-Owned Lot Near Old Megamall

Under a community-driven proposal, one Logan Square lot would become a public park with a water feature and another would be designated for paleta and empanada carts and food trucks.

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More Than 20 Trees Planted Along Logan Boulevard Thanks To Neighborhood Group’s Fundraiser

Logan Square Preservation is replacing trees lost in a massive storm last summer.

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Heart Of Logan Square Won’t Be Cleared Of Snow This Year Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

The neighborhood group that organizes the effort "didn't feel right" asking local businesses to pitch in given how much those businesses are struggling during the pandemic.

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Early 1900s Logan Square Church To Be Torn Down, Replaced By Single-Family Home

Ald. Daniel La Spata (1st) doesn't support the demolition, but he doesn't have the power to prevent it.

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How Well Do You Know Logan Square History? Neighborhood Group Launches Self-Guided Tour

The tour launched this weekend. "If you're really trying to get your head around all of what Logan Square represents, I think it's a really valuable resource," an organizer said.

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Logan Square Neighbors Raise Nearly $8,000 To Plant Trees After Powerful Storm Destroyed Many

"Neighbors are coming together and the community is investing in [trees], and it just warms my heart," one group member said.

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Storm Downs Dozens Of Trees In Logan Square. Here’s How You Can Help

Logan Square Preservation is taking donations to replace felled trees. It's also seeking volunteers for tree planting.

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From The Boulevards To ‘Running With The Bulls’: A Look Back At Logan Square’s Notorious Traffic Circle

With the city planning to overhaul the traffic circle next year, Block Club looked back at the history of the intersection that has come to define Logan Square.

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You Already Love Maria And The Whirlaway Lounge. Now Learn The History Of Your Favorite Logan Square Dive

The event, set for 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, also promises a "rare glimpse into the owner's quarters."

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Logan Square Monument Tagged Again — And It Will Cost Up To $4K To Clean

After the job, which is expected to take days, conservators will cover the column with a special graffiti repellant to make future cleanings easier and less costly.

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As Development Soars In Logan Square, A Group That Reviews Projects Is Getting Bigger And More Heated

The Logan Square Preservation group saw record turnout at its election last week.

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Replace Ash Holes In Logan Square By Planting Trees Along Borer-Ravaged Logan Boulevard

Logan Square Preservation's tree planting event is set for 9 a.m. Oct. 5.

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Flashback Friday: In 1937, A Manhole Cover Exploded Off And Crashed Through Hollander Building, Killing The Elevator Operator

One of the freakiest freak accidents in Chicago's history happened in Logan Square.

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Flashback Friday: Logan Square Auditorium Corner Looks Totally Different Today Than It Did In The Early 1900s

Back then, the site was home to the one-story Geannopoulos Market.

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Flashback Friday: Logan Square Was Almost Home To A Huge, Suburban-Style Mall

The plan, which emerged after the CTA extended the Blue Line north in 1969, didn't make it past the first phase.

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Restoration Underway On Historic Logan Square Church Windows Thanks To Preservation Group, Neighbors

Logan Square Preservation raised more than $12,000 in less than six weeks to restore and backlight the church's windows.

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