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Lawsuit attempts to halt Weber Square development

Residents claiming the area where a new Lincoln Park development is to be built was illegally rezoned filed a lawsuit yesterday. The Chicago Tribune has more: The controversial plan to build a grocery store, offices and condominiums on the site of Lincoln Park Hospital is headed to court. An attorney representing a group of residents…

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Smith tries to stop LP Hospital plan

Here’s new info from the Tribune on what’s going to be a priority for new alderman Michele Smith: stopping the Lincoln Park Hospital development plan. New 43rd Ward Ald. Michele Smith took steps at her first City Council meeting today to try to stop construction of a controversial grocery store and condominiums on the former…

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City Council approves LP Hospital condo plan

City Council approves LP Hospital condo plan

Update on the Lincoln Park Hospital redevelopment plan, courtesy the Chicago Tribune’s Clout Street blog: The Chicago City Council today adopted a controversial plan to put condominiums, offices and a grocery store on the Lincoln Park Hospital site. Retiring Ald. Vi Daley, 43rd, supports the plan, while her successor on the council, Michele Smith, campaigned…

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City council to discuss LP Hospital plan

City council to discuss LP Hospital plan

Plans for the redevelopment of the old Lincoln Park Hospital move forward Wednesday as the city council takes up the issue. From ABC 7: The Chicago City Council meets Wednesday on the issue of the proposed conversion of the former Lincoln Park Hospital site into condominiums, offices and a grocery store. The Webster Square Development…

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Vi Daley to push forward with LP Hospital plan

Vi Daley to push forward with LP Hospital plan

Michele Smith won’t take over the mantle of 43rd Ward alderman until May, so current alderman Vi Daley says she’ll keep working on redevelopment plans until then. The Sun-Times has the story: Lincoln Park’s outgoing alderman said Wednesday that she will seek City Council approval of a former hospital site’s redevelopment before her term expires,…

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