The Glenview Plan Commission approved the construction of a new fitness center on a vacant lot on Waukegan Rd.
A 8,975-square-foot vacant lot at 1841 Waukegan Rd. could be occupied by a new fitness center soon, after the Glenview Plan Commission approved local resident, Mike Ipjian's, proposal to build a facility on the lot, the Chicago Tribune reports. Ipjian, a basketball trainer from Glenview, says he might call the facility Elite Center, and use it for yoga classes in the morning and youth basketball training in the afternoons, according to the Chicago Tribune. Sign up for the Glenview Patch morning newsletter to get future community development updates in your email.
Plan Commission asks for sharper proposal.
A proposal to alter the site plan for an office building on the east side of Waukegan Road one block north of Lake Avenue was continued by the Plan Commission Tuesday to allow the owner to fine tune the idea. The owners of the 50-year old office building want to move a staircase that would require elimination of the property’s direct access to Waukegan Road. Village officials and the Commission are thrilled with the prospect. “Closing the curb cut on Waukegan Road is a big benefit,” Planning Director Jeff Brady said. “It is in conjunction with the long term Waukegan Road Plan.” Read more: Glen Development Clears Plan Commission Two options were presented by architect Steven Sargent, the owner’s representative. Both maintained the …