News about new developments surfaces in many venues. On April 12th, the Facebook page for 47th Ward Alderman Ameya Pawar announced a proposed development at the northwest corner of Clark and Lawrence, a site that’s been vacant for more than half a dozen years. The site is zoned B2-3, which would allow a mixed-use retail ...
It's generally acceptable to include anything in the area from Montrose Ave (4400 N) north to Foster Ave (5200 N), and from Clark St west to the Chicago River, within the boundaries of Ravenswood, although many would argue for less expansive boundaries.
The recently-recognized East Ravenswood Historic District is technically part of both Uptown and Lake View, and includes Lake View's Graceland West. The District runs roughly from Irving Park Rd (4000 N) to Foster Ave (5200 N), and from Clark St west to Ravenswood Ave (1800 N). It does not include, as some would argue, the Sheridan Park area between Broadway St and Clark St.
ZIP codes: 60625, 60640.