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Committee on Zoning, Landmarks and Building Standards

Chicago opens its arms to gaming lounges popular among teens

Council committee lifts 'antiquated' restrictions on arcades

Chicago opens its arms completely to male and female impersonators

Ald. Pawar: Transit-oriented development vital on Northwest Side

Alderman Ameya Pawar (47th) advocated for transit-oriented development on the city’s Northwest Side while speaking during a meeting of the City Council Zoning Committee on Thursday.

Chicago aldermen to loosen rules for drag shows

Zoning Committee advances landmark of old Sears HQ in Lawndale

Members of the Chicago City Council Zoning Committee on Thursday advanced a measure designating the 109-year-old former Sears, Roebuck & Co. campus as a city landmark district.

Council committee advances new affordable-housing requirements for developers

Aldermen advanced a measure increasing affordable-housing requirements for new residential developments during a joint meeting of the City Council’s Housing and Zoning committees on Wednesday. The amendments to the city’s Affordable Requirements Ordinance received the committee’s approval despite opposition from Chicago developers.

Council committee approves medical-marijuana facility rules

The City Council Zoning Committee on Thursday advanced watered-down regulations governing Chicago medical marijuana dispensaries and cultivation centers set to open under the state’s nascent medical-marijuana law.

Zoning Committee approves softer crackdown on medical marijuana

Former Nick's Uptown OK'd as landmark by council committee