November 2014

 

SSA #34

Providing services to improve Uptown's commercial corridor.

Business Partners

The Chamber for Uptown.

Community Partners

Connecting Uptown's Not-for-Profit Community.

Development Partners

Guiding and supporting economic development.

FINAL DAYS TO SUPPORT THE SPECIAL SERVICE AREA!

**SIGN OUR SUPPORT PETITION THROUGH Monday Nov 24 at Noon**

DON'T LET UPTOWN'S SIDEWALKS RETURN TO THIS!

Support the Renewal
of Uptown SSA#34

**SIGN OUR SUPPORT PETITION HERE**

In 2014, Uptown United is embarking on reconstitution -- or renewal -- of Uptown Special Service Area (SSA) #34. Uptown SSA #34 was established for a ten-year term in December 2005.

More information on the process and providing your feedback here.

 

 

 

Uptown Nights Gala A Hit!

Thanks to all our guests and sponsors for Business Partners and Uptown United's fall fundraising gala on November 11 at the historic Aragon Ballroom.

Guest enjoyed food and drink courtesy of: Sun Wah BBQ, The Admiral at the Lake, St. Augustine College, Crew Bar + Grill, the Aragon, live jazz from The Flat Cats and the performances from Kiss Kiss Cabaret, while casino games were available for entertainment purposes. More photos will be posted at Uptown United's Facebook page.

Argyle Night Market

The 2nd Annual Argyle Night Market concluded its season on September 4. It included farm stands, food vendors highlighting local Argyle restaurants, arts, and retail goods. The Market was held on Argyle Street (5000 N) from Sheridan Rd. on the east (1000 W) to Kenmore Ave. on Thursdays from 5:00pm – 9:00pm.

Hosted by The City of Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events, Uptown United, Business Partners – The Chamber for Uptown, and 48th Ward Ald. Harry Osterman. More here.

 

 

Uptown Corridor Initiative Final Report

The Metropolitan Planning Council has released the final report based on a series of public workshops about the future of two important sites in Uptown: the Stewart School building and a parcel next to the Wilson CTA Red Line station. Read more here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Public Hearing on Reconsitution & Expansion of SSA#34

Filed in Subsite: 
SSA #34
Date: 
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 10:30

The Committee on Finance of the City of Chicago City Council will convene a Public Hearing on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 10:30 A.M. at City Hall, 121 North LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois in City Council Chambers, to consider this the proposed Special Service Area (“SSA”) #34 Uptown as described in the public hearing notice linked below. Read more about Public Hearing on Reconsitution & Expansion of SSA#34

Free October Business Workshops

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Development Partners
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