On Tuesday, Oct. 25, Community Policing Beat 2433 will present a panel of ex-burglary offenders who will explain how they break into homes and apartments to steal property. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Edgewater Library, 6000 N. Broadway.
Additional information below.
Dear Edgewater Glen Residents,
You are invited to the Public EGA Fall Meeting with Alderman Harry Osterman this Monday, October 10th at 6:30pm at St. Gertrude’s Social Hall (1401 W Granville).
During this meeting you will have an opportunity to meet your neighbors and learn more about what is happening in the neighborhood from the Alderman. Refreshments will be served at the meet and greet prior to the presentations.
6:30 pm – Meet & Greet
7:00 pm – Meeting begins
Alderman Harry Osterman, 48th Ward to speak on:
– Recent criminal activity in our neighborhood with a rep from the 24th District police
– 6145 Broadway redevelopment proposal for the “Superior Car Wash” at Hood & Broadway
– CTA Red and Purple Modernization Transit-Tax Increment Financing (TIF) proposal
Introductions of new businesses in the neighborhood:
Kate Merrill and Paige Tyler
Edge of Sweetness – 6034 N. Broadway
Matt Martin and Rebecca McNealy
RAM ArtStudio – 6054 N. Broadway
Note: You can view the development plans for 6145 N Broadway here.
A Transit-Oriented Residential Development (TDO) is being proposed for the current site of Superior Car wash and car repair businesses. The project will need a zoning change as it contains more units and fewer parking spaces than would be allowed for that site under current zoning requirements.
See links below to view the proposed plans for the project.
Ald. Osterman will discuss the proposed development at the upcoming EGA community meeting on Monday, October 10th at St. Gert’s Social Hall (6:30pm meet & greet your neighbors, 7:00pm meeting). To view the proposed plan go to the links below for schematics of the overall project and floor plans of the units.
Following is a brief summary of key elements in the proposed project per the information from the developer’s documents.
Building Height: 7 stories
Total Number of Units: 187
Total Number of parking spaces: 60
Ratio of units to parking spaces: 3 to 1
Studios: 153 units / 82% / Average 372 sq ft
1 bedrooms: 28 units / 15% / Average 565 sq ft
2 bedrooms: 6 units / 3% / Average 785 sq ft
See the preliminary plans for 6145 N Broadway here
Please Note: The exterior color was changed from white to a darker color in the renderings shown in recent public meetings
Current Site at 6145 N Broadway