December Newsletter & Holiday Party

snowmanGrab a copy of the latest newsletter here and get ready to join us at the Holiday Party next week.


3030 N. Racine
6:30pm -8:30PM

  • Drinks and socializing
  • Food -from the Will’s Northwoods Kitchen
  • Liquor & Gift Certificate Raffles
  • Split the Pot Raffle -proceeds benefiting The Lakeview Food Pantry.

All PAID SLN MEMBERS, family and friends are invited. NEW MEMBERS wishing to join SLN are welcome. DUES can be PAID at the DOOR ($10).

RECRUIT your neighbor and win a prize.

All ADVERTISERS are welcome.

Last meeting we heard reviews of two important changes that are pending in SLN area –“Blue Park”/Play Lot revitalization on Wolfram/Lakewood and traffic flow changes at the Ashland/Belmont/Lincoln intersection. Both of these issues are written up in detail elsewhere in the newsletter.

The Play Lot revamping is an ambitious upgrade and a “reimagining” to the current aging park which is in need of repair. The CDOT A-B-L intersection plan which proposes eliminating some turns, adding bike lanes and narrowing cross walks has the implication of moving traffic to some residential side streets.

If you haven’t yet expressed your input or concerns via comments or surveys now is the time to do so. Contact Bill Haderleinat at as soon as possible.

Because SLN takes January off our next scheduled regular general membership meeting is not until Feb 12, 2019. It is expected that the development team for the massive Ashland/Barry mixed-use project will be presenters looking for zoning approval/changes. Also a couple of Chicago mayoral candidates are expected to stop by and seek your support;