By Lorraine Swanson, Editor, Lake Effect News
The Chicago City Council approved a zoning change for a property at 4627 N. Beacon St. on Wednesday, paving the way for a controversial condominium development to be built on what was once the site of the oldest home in Sheridan Park.
The zoning change was granted with a restrictive covenant locking Uptown developer Chris Byrne into his plans for an eight-unit condominium building. According to a copy of the legal document provided by 46th Ward Alderman Helen Shiller’s office, Byrne may not stray from his original design in any form or manner. Continue Reading