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 Fulton-Randolph Market District - Proposed Landmark Info

 Fulton-Randolph Market - Land Use Plan Info

NEW! Draft Land Use Plan May 20th, 2014

NEW! Land Use Plan Open House May 21st, 2014

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2013 Project Highlights

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ZONING CODE  

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Planning and Development

As the principal planning agency for the City of Chicago, the Department of Planning and Development (DPD) promotes the comprehensive growth and well-being of the City and its neighborhoods. In addition to its planning functions, the Department oversees the City’s zoning and land use policies, and through its economic development and housing bureaus employs a variety of resources to encourage business and real estate development, as well as a diverse and stable housing stock throughout the city. Prior to Jan. 1, 2014, DPD was known as the Department of Housing and Economic Development.

Most Recent News (Planning and Development)

Jul 1, 2014 New Start Date Announced for Next Round of Roof and Porch Repair Program
Jul 1, 2014 Application Period Opens for $1 Lots in East Garfield Park
Jun 25, 2014 TIF Would Support Improvements to Swedish Covenant Hospital
Jun 25, 2014 Park Improvement, Community Garden Proposed for West and South Sides
Jun 25, 2014 Landmark Designation Approved for Former Anshe Sholom Synagogue Building
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Community Development Entities, Commissions and Boards

Chicago Community Land Trust

Chicago Development Fund

Chicago Low-Income Housing Trust Fund

Chicago Plan Commission

Commission on Chicago Landmarks

Community Development Commission

Zoning Board of Appeals

Vendor Payments, Invoices and Receipts

Payment Receipt Information

Department Main Office

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 Five year housing plan

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Top Requested

For Renters

Tenants Rights/Responsibilities
Chicago Rents Right
Affordable Rental List
Foreclosure Info: Tenants
Small Repairs for Seniors
Low-Income Housing Trust Fund
Housing Counseling Centers

For Property Owners/Buyers

Low-Income Tax Credits
Foreclosure Prevention
Landlord Rights/Responsibilities
Tax Smart Program
Neighborhood Imp. Fund (NIP)
Emergency Housing Repair (EHAP)

For Businesses

Advertising signs
Special Service Area Program
Special Service Area Provider list
Delegate Agency Program
Landscape Ordinance FAQSmall Business Improvement Fund (SBIF)

For Developers

Map/Text Zoning Amendments
Certificate of Zoning Compliance
Affordable Requirements Ord.
City-Owned Land Inventory
Troubled Building Initiative (TBI)
Certificates of Occupancy

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