The cover article and most important in this issue is The Riser Replacement Project: 1st Person Perspective, which is a detailed step-by-step description of the process of preparation-replacement-repair and how to live through it. Other longer articles are: From Desk Of The Property Manager: Bed Bug News, which focuses in detail about how to avoid bedbugs when traveling; Welcome Our Neighbor, Care for Real; Common Violations: Moving; Stay Active And Healthy This Winter (health club, pool, whirlpool and sauna). Shorter articles include: New Park Tower Signage; Board Meetings To Be Televised; Holiday Funds; Broadway And Balmoral (new traffic signs and signals); Reduction Of Door-to-Door Notices; Bus Tracker.
Rendering of Heiwa Terrace exterior upgrades at 920 W. Lawrence Current view of Heiwa Terrace at 920 W. LawrenceHeiwa Terrace at 920 W. Lawrence was built in 1978 by the Japanese American Service Committee to serve the aging population of Japanese Americans. Today, less than 10% of the building's occupants are Japanese but they proudly serve Uptown's diverse and aging population.Heiwa Terrace will go before the city's planning commission on November 19 to present their plans for exterior upgrades to the facade, including all new windows, upgrades and landscaping in the parking lot, and new fencing around the Japanese gardens. They… [...]
Today the construction fences came down and we are getting our first look at the future home of the Gardner School, at the southeast corner of Wilson and Ashland.It replaces a very old building that most of us remember as the Paul Revere Masonic Lodge and. later, the Truc Lam Buddhist Temple. Demolition of that building began in January.The Gardner School is a private daycare/pre-school with locations across the country.After the order of Buddhist monks sold the building and moved to the 'burbs, a developer proposed a brick courtyard building with 12 family-size condos on the site, but the plans… [...]
Looking NW from Wilson & Marine (Valerio Dewalt Train Associates)Alderman Cappleman's development page was just updated with the following proposal:Lincoln Property Company is proposing to develop the parking lot south of Weiss Hospital with a new 12 story, 314 unit, rental residential building. This proposal requires an amendment to subarea A-1 in the current PD 37. The proposed building has a total height of 159 feet and includes 136 on-site parking spaces. Additionally, to adhere to the Affordable Requirement Ordinance, the developer will have 8 affordable units onsite (2.5%) and will partner with local non-profit, Sarah’s Circle, to provide an in… [...]
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