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Permits for new construction projects issued in Chicago last week

Permits for new construction projects issued in Chicago last week
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By Hoodline - Published on December 05, 2019.

Wondering what buildings are coming down or going up in Chicago? Local building permit data can shine a light on what's under construction near you.

In the past week, the city issued 556 building permits, according to data from BuildZoom, a platform that helps homeowners and businesses with new construction and remodels.

Thirty-four of those permits were for new building construction, 24 were for demolition projects and the remainder were for repairs and renovations.

Read on for a selection of the most noteworthy new permits.

Residential Permits

New Construction

  • Contractor GC Consulting LLC was issued a permit for new construction of a structure at 4727 N. Winchester Ave.
    The permit defines the project's work scope as: "Erect a three-story eight-unit apartment building with basement and attached two-car garage new rear detached garages with roof decks per plans."
  • Applicant Builtech Services LLC was issued a permit for new construction of a structure at 1525 W. Wilson Ave.
    The permit defines the project's work scope as: "New two-story facility with a lower level to be used as a state-licensed daycare. The main structure is composed of load-bearing exterior metal studs and interior steel columns and girders."
  • Contractor Leal Agustin Gomez received a permit for new construction of a structure at 1661 N. Western Ave.
    The permit defines the project's work scope as: "New four-story building with retail on first floor three total dwelling units on second third and fourth floors. New parking lot and site work."
  • Contractor RDY Construction Inc. received a permit for new construction of a residential structure at 3540 N. Leavitt St.
    The work is described as: "New single-family home with basement and new masonry garage."

Demolitions, Renovations and Repairs

  • Applicant Trusty Plumbing, Inc. received a permit for repair/renovation of a structure at 5952 W. Rice St.¬†
  • Contractor Charms Electrical Construction received a permit for repair/renovation of a structure at 4942 N. Moody Ave.
    The permit defines the project's work scope as: "Install new meter socket and new breaker box only install new service and connect existing loads only."
  • Contractor Brisko Electric Corporation received a permit for the addition of a residential structure at 6030 S. Rutherford Ave.
    The work is described as: "Interior renovation of existing single-family residence to addition a new second floor and new rear wood deck at existing one-story masonry building."
  • Applicant Hartmann Electric Company, Inc. was issued a permit for repair/renovation of a structure at 11601 W. Touhy Ave.
    In the permit, the work scope is described as: "Extend existing power and data to new kiosk at McDonald's terminal #two."

This story was created automatically using local building data from BuildZoom, then reviewed and augmented by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing.

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