The rezoning of the former Gonnella Baking site at 1001 W Chicago in River West is one of the items on the Chicago Plan Commission’s agenda at its October 16 meeting. A Seattle-based developer is proposing to rezone the 1.88-acre site for two-mixed use 14- and 15-story buildings with a total of 363 apartments, 35,000 ...
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West Town is Community Area 24 of the 77 official city neighborhoods.
Its boundaries are Washington St (100 N) north to Bloomingdale Ave (1800 N), and the Chicago River west to Grand Ave and Sacramento Blvd (3000 W). Humboldt Blvd is the western boundary North of North Ave (1600 N). West Town's better known sub-neighborhoods include a part of Bucktown, East Village, River West, Ukrainian Village, and Wicker Park. The area just east of Humboldt Park (the park itself, not the Humboldt Park community area) is what people today commonly refer to as the Humboldt Park neighborhood.
ZIP codes: 60622, 60612, 60610.