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Brookside and Sycamore Square Consider New R1 Zoning Options

Brookside and Sycamore Square Consider New R1 Zoning Options

| November 16, 2017 | 1 Comment

On Tuesday night, representatives of the Planning Department and City Council District 4 presented new R1 (single-family) zoning options to residents of the Brookside and  Sycamore Square neighborhoods, which are currently governed by an Interim Control Ordinance (ICO) that will expire next year. The ICO, which provides zoning and building limits more restrictive than the […]

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Planning Meetings Combined for New Brookside and Sycamore Square R1 Zones

Planning Meetings Combined for New Brookside and Sycamore Square R1 Zones

| November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

The initial informational meetings on new proposed R1 Single Family Zones for Brookside and Sycamore Square, previously scheduled for two different dates, will now be combined into one meeting on November 14, with separate presentations on for each of the two neighborhoods. (Originally, the Brookside meeting was to be held on Nov. 14, while the Sycamore […]

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Weekend Buzz – Events for October 14-15, 2017

Weekend Buzz – Events for October 14-15, 2017

| October 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Early risers can start this busy weekend with not one but two big local estate sales.  The first, at 238 S. Lucerne Ave., features a 60 year collection including a baby grand piano, 2004 Mercedes S430S, Baccarat and Steuben figurines, Lalique and Waterford Crystal, Dresden Royal Copenhagen Figurines, Royal Crown Derby crystal punch bowls, other […]

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Recent Crimes…and Neighborhood Responses

Recent Crimes…and Neighborhood Responses

| October 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

Continuing with an unsettling trend this year, there have been numerous reports of crime in the neighborhood in the last several weeks. (Private security firm SSA reported nearly 200 calls for service in its monthly report this month.) Last month, on September 14th, there was a particularly disturbing violent home invasion on the 800 block […]

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Planning Meetings Scheduled for New R-1 Sub-Zone in Brookside and Sycamore Square

Planning Meetings Scheduled for New R-1 Sub-Zone in Brookside and Sycamore Square

| September 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two public information meeting have been scheduled by CD4 to discuss regulations for a new R-1 Sub-zone to replace the expiring Brookside and Sycamore Square Interim Control Ordinances (ICOs), which are set to expire in July of 2018. CD4 has called the meetings and instructed the Planning Department to begin work in order to make sure […]

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Brookside Block Party

Brookside Block Party

| June 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

Brookside residents celebrated their neighborhood Sunday afternoon at the 38th Annual Brookside Block party on the 800 block of Muirfield. “This year’s block party was another huge success!” said Lauren Dunswoth, Brookside board member.  “The block party in Brookside is such a testament to the incredible sense of community in our neighborhood.” Thanks to Muirfield […]

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