A Chicago developer is proposing a 7-story residential and retail tower where a Mobil gas station stands now that Lake View’s Chateau Hotel has vacated its residents and is undergoing a gut-rehab.The reader who sent in the link says, "What a great change this would bring to that corner! With the BP at Irving Park and Broadway and the Shell at Halsted and Addison, there's no need for a 3rd gas station in the area anyway."
Abby Sullivan, Ald. James Cappleman’s (46th) Special Projects Manager, first introduced the plan at Tuesday evening’s East Lake View Neighbors meeting. She says the developer is looking to build 90 housing units and nearly 2,000-square-feet of retail at the North Broadway Street and Sheridan Road intersection. Read the rest of the article here.
The article in Patch mentions that it the proposal will need to go before the 46th Ward Zoning and Development Committee before any work begins.