Tag: redevelopment

Residents group, developer react to Alsberry statement

Arizona developer Walt Brown, Jr. said he still plans to work with Hazel Crest and Mayor Vernard Alsberry despite a social media video criticizing plans for a development at the site of the former Calumet Country Club.  For the first time Tuesday, Alsberry said he does not support the planned[Read More…]

Hazel Crest opposes Calumet Country Club redevelopment plan

The village of Hazel Crest issued a statement Tuesday night strongly opposing the proposed redevelopment of the former Calumet Country Club into a trucking distribution center and Homewood’s settlement agreement with developer Diversified Partners. After a special meeting of the board of trustees, Hazel Crest Mayor Vernard Alsberry Jr. released[Read More…]

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Triumph building rezoning approved by Homewood board

The Triumph Building at the southwest corner of Ridge Road and Martin Avenue is slated to be demolished this summer to make way for a new mixed-use building. Homewood trustees approved a zoning change Tuesday in preparation for the project.   You have reached content available exclusively to Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle[Read More…]

Homewood to consider selling land to developers

At their regular board meeting Tuesday, Sept. 12, Homewood trustees will consider selling three parcels of land at the northwest corner of Halsted and 175th streets that would enable redevelopment of the property.Two developers are involved in the purchase. One developer, GMX, plans to build restaurants on the site. Trustees will[Read More…]

Homewood approves feasibility study aimed at downtown redevelopment

Homewood trustees approved two ordinances that will help bring the redevelopment plans for the central business district closer to reality. At the Jan. 24 village board meeting, the board members unanimously agreed to authorize a study of the feasibility of establishing a downtown transit oriented development tax increment financing (TIF) district. [Read More…]

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