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Another Gas Station May Be Coming To Bronzeville, But Neighbors Are Organizing To Stop It

Residents said the area has plenty of gas stations. The proposed station's owner said, "Would they rather keep the lot empty for another 50 years?"

Bronzeville, Near South Side

South Side Spa Is Not A Strip Club, Owner Says As He Denies Rumors And Pushes To Open On 75th Street

Pharaoh's Spa is an upscale salon for men, its owner says. But Ald. Greg Mitchell and neighbors have spoken out against his plans after flyers connected to the spa advertised a party involving exotic dancers.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Black Women Behind Wicker Park Dispensary Also Opening Shop In Former South Loop Dinner Theater

Sisters Loretta and Priscilla Foster are teaming up with former Dispensary 33 owners to bring weed to the Wabash Avenue corridor.

South Loop

Developer Proposing 2 New Condo Projects In Albany Park, But Neighbors Want More Time To Review Plans

Ald. Rossana Rodriguez (33rd) also asked for time to review a condominium proposal for 3010 W. Montrose Ave.

Albany Park

Logan Square Weed Shop Gets Key Approval To Open In Historical Milwaukee Avenue Bank

The Zoning Board of Appeals also approved plans for the CTA to build a power station in Avondale to boost capacity on the overcrowded Blue Line and for an Avondale weed shop to expand.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

2 Weed Dispensaries Get Key City Permit To Open In Greektown, River North

The Herbal Care Center and PharmaCann got Zoning Board approval for new dispensaries. Now, the state has to sign off.

River North, Gold Coast, Near North Side

Alderman Rips ‘Incompetent’ Zoning Board After It OKs Weed Dispensary Despite Neighborhood Opposition

The approval ratcheted up a simmering battle between Mayor Lori Lightfoot and members of City Council over how new pot shops are approved.