Wrigley renovation faces next-to-last hurdle

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Chicago’s City Council Zoning Committee will get an earful from Wrigleyville residents today when it considers the Cubs’ plan to renovate Wrigley Field.

Alderman Tom Tunney has dropped his opposition to the Cubs’ plans; but he wants assurances that the owners will address some of his concerns about their changes to the ballpark and the surrounding neighborhood.

Neighbors want the Cubs to change their plan to have a new hotel open out onto a residential street.

They also want the club to drop its plan for a pedestrian bridge between the hotel and the ballpark.

Assuming the Zoning Committee endorses the Wrigley renovation plan, the full City Council could give it final approval Wednesday.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s