According to DNAinfo, the Medical District Apartments (MDA) was apparently willing to sell its two-story parking garage for the development of a Walgreens on the site. A group of townhome owners in the planned development that includes the apartments and the parking garage objected to the sale, blocking the Walgreens. MDA had allowed the townhome ...
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The Near West Side is Community Area 28 of 77 on the city's official list.
Its historical boundaries are, generally, 18th St to Kinzie St (400 N), the Chicago River to RR tracks west of Western Ave (2400 W). The area's sub-neighborhoods, by which it is better known today, include Fulton Market, the Fulton River District, Greek Town, Little Italy, the Medical District, Randolph Market, Tri-Taylor, University Village, West Haven and West Loop.
The name is often used today to refer to locations that are neither near, nor west, nor located within one of the area's better known sub-neighborhoods.
ZIP codes: 60607, 60612, 60608, 60661.