Next Meeting: September 12, 2017 State of the Ward

Athenaeum Theatre
2936 N. Southport
September 12, 2017 7:00  PM sharp!  (Doors open at 6:30)

Meeting Topics

  • Alderman Scott Waguespack’s State of the Ward, followed by Q&A
  • Zoning issue. This will be a membership voting issue.3130 LINCOLN / LeMAY AUTO PARTS – ZONING CHANGE REQUESTOwner is requesting a zoning upgrade from B-1 to B-3.

    Follow this scenario for this one-story stand-alone building.

    The owner of Lemay Auto Parts located on 2600 Halsted sells that building and in a separate transaction the LeMay Auto Parts business to a New Owner.

    Former LeMay Owner purchases 3130 Lincoln and has the New Owner move the LeMay Auto Parts business into 3130 Lincoln.

    After moving in, the Former LeMay Owner (owner of 3130 Lincoln) and his attorney are informed or realize that the B-1 zoning at 3130 Lincoln does not allow for an auto parts store.

    The attorney applies for an upgrade in zoning to B-3. Lemay Auto Parts is currently open and operating while waiting for the zoning change.

    The major issue, there are many businesses allowed under B-3, such as an Amusement arcade or dry cleaning plant, that are not allowed under the current B-1.

  • New Business Presentation: Seafood on the Tables.
  • FREE DRINK for all SEPTEMBER MEETING ATTENDEESIn what has become a yearly tradition, all meeting attendees will receive a drink compliments of SLN. The bar tab will be donated to the Athenaeum Restoration Fund.

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