September 13 Meeting and Newsletter

Calendar of September, 2022

Our next meeting will be in person

Tuesday, September 13, 2021
Athenaeum Theatre
*** in the NEW EVENT CENTER ***
Doors open at 6:30 PM
Meeting begins at 7:00 PM

Please RENEW your membership for the 2022-2023 season. You must be a PAID MEMBER in order to VOTE on the NEIGHBORHOOD ISSUES. Go to the SLN website at for easy and convenient renewal process, or renew in-person at the meeting on the 13th.


Alderman Waguespack – State of Ward/City presentation
In keeping with SLN’s September meeting tradition, the Alderman will be addressing the SLN membership on neighborhood, Ward and City-wide issues.

Zoning Change – 3025 N. Southport
The owner wishes to reestablish a dwelling unit above the detached garage at this property under the new Additional Dwelling Unit (ADU) Pilot Program passed by the City Council in May 2021. The ADU Program allows for the establishment of coach house /attic/ basement units to provide for more affordable housing, additional income to property owners and possible multi-generational living arrangements. A zoning change from B3-2(business) to RM-4.5 or RT-4(residential) is required to apply for the ADU.

Election of Officers and Directors
A slate has been developed for the 2022-2023 season. Voting is to take place at the September 2022 meeting.

Here is the slate to be voted on for the 2022-2023 Term:
Co-President: Bob Blitstein
Co-President: Sam Samatas
Recording Secretary: Bill Haderlein
Treasurer: Geoff Gass
Corresponding Secretary: Ed Silverstein
Directors: – Bob Taugner, Fionn McManigal, Mike Harring

Read more in the newsletter!

  • The President’s Letter
  • Meeting Preview
  • Bill Takes Another Walk Around the Neighborhood
  • Neighborhood News and Information