Public Parking Paves the Way for a 10-Story Condo Project
Nov05

Public Parking Paves the Way for a 10-Story Condo Project

The NIMBYs were nowhere to be seen Tuesday night in West Town. At least not at the Merit School of Music, where F4 Consulting revealed its updated plans for a condo development at 200 South Green Street. The community meeting was strangely devoid of neighborhood residents decrying anything taller than a two-story townhouse. The key to success turns out to be parking. Finding a parking spot is getting tougher in the West Loop. The City...

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Proposed Near West Condo Project Has Residents Feeling Like They Got Hit By the Ol’ Switcheroo
Apr30

Proposed Near West Condo Project Has Residents Feeling Like They Got Hit By the Ol’ Switcheroo

Alderman Danny Solis (25th Ward) hosted his first Near West Side community meeting last night at the Merit School of Music and he heard firsthand how protective the neighborhood’s residents are about green space, parking and density. The subject of the gathering was a proposed residential building at 200 South Green Street between Jackson and Adams, on what is now a surface parking lot on the western border of Greektown. The...

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