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Commissioners unimpressed with Calumet Country Club redevelopment plan

After five meetings and 20 hours of questioning by commissioners and the public, Homewood Planning and Zoning Commission members concluded that plans to develop an industrial distribution center on the site of Calumet Country Club do not rise to the standards set in the village zoning code. 

Commission members questioned representatives of the developer for two hours Thursday before voting unanimously against recommending the board of trustees approve the rezoning requests, signaling to the developer that any future proposals for the property need to show more attention to and care for the community.

The rezoning and special use . . .

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Monday, July 4

  • Flossmoor Volunteer Fire Department kids parade, starting at 10 a.m. at Parker Junior High, ending in downtown Flossmoor.
  • Homewood 4th of July parade, staring at 10 a.m. at the St. Joseph Catholic Church parking lot, 17951 Dixie Highway, south to Ridge Road, then east to Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, where there will be a community picnic.

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