Projects Around Town
Last Updated 11/23/2016
At the old Hostess site demolition has been completed. The Building Department is currently reviewing permit applications for the two brand new industrial buildings that will be going up over the next year. We are optimistic that the development will bring new and exciting businesses to the Village with an opportunity for job growth.
Lollipop is a new restaurant/lounge that has opened on Lawrence Avenue. The menu features some tasty lunch and dinner options. They have numerous big screen TVs for watching sports. They also have an interesting menu of drinks including a wide selection of beer, wine, and spirits. We are excited to welcome the new business into the Village and hope to see it succeed.
MyKitchens LLC offers a fully equipped commercial kitchen space that can be rented out by the hour in order to help you fulfill your culinary dream. Clients of MyKitchens serve cafes, restaurants, food trucks, supply markets, and wholesalers. MyKitchens offers a full complement of uses from menu planning to taste testing, product development and brand development.
Work is beginning on the old Atlas-Toyota buildings. The Village is excited to welcome iCombat to the 5050 River Road building and Short Fuse Brewing Company to the 5040 River Road building. Both businesses are helping to change the look of River Road and we are excited to see the completed products! These developments are in-line with our current Comprehensive Planning efforts as we seek to identify greater commercial opportunities along River Road.
9742 W Irving Park Road
The Jimmy John’s going in next to the Marathon Gas Station on Irving Park Road is moving along nicely. The shell of the building is nearing completion and the Building Department will be working on reviewing the interior build-out. We are very excited to welcome this new business into town and hope to see great success!