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Homewood restricts locations of day care centers, approves new salon

Village board members Tuesday approved a zoning ordinance amendment limiting where day care centers can be located in Homewood.The new regulations bar or require special-use permits for child care centers in the downtown business area, a shopping center district in the far northeast portion of the village and a portion of the service business district from the southwest corner of 183rd Street and Governors Highway south to Cherry Creek Drive. In a memo to the board, Director of Economic and Community Development Angela Mesaros said day care centers can create problems for retail businesses in the . . .

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