Pending Zoning Applications

View listings, by the scheduled Public Hearing date, for zoning relief applications that are pending consideration by the Village. View additional information and the nature of the zoning relief requested. Public comment is invited at the Public Hearing. Documents related to each application may be inspected during business hours in the Community Development Department. The Village has also developed a story map that graphically shows significant developments in the community that is being reviewed or have been approved.

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Case Number PC-01-22 3757 West Touhy - Approval of Special Uses and Zoning Variations to allow for the development of a car wash - 1/5/2022 Plan Commission

Consideration of a request by Matthew Fuller, on behalf of Peaceful Oaks Limited Partnership, Property Owner, to approve the following related to the proposed development of a car wash:  Approval of Special Uses related to:  1) a drive-thru facility; and 2) parking in the front yard; and Approval of Zoning Variations related to: 3) outdoor operations related to vacuum stations; 4) an accessory structure with a setback from the primary structure of less than fifteen feet; 5) a reduced setback along the west lot line from 30 feet to thirteen feet to allow for the proposed payment stations and canopies; 6) a fence located in the front yard along the west lot line; 7) the use of concrete masonry units or stone veneer for the entirety of the exterior façade, other than areas where glass is proposed; 8) illumination levels above what is permitted; 9) curb cuts located less than thirty feet apart; 10) a waiver of required building foundation landscaping along the east and west facades; and 11) a reduction on the amount of required parking by fifty-eight spaces, all for the property commonly known as 3757 West Touhy Avenue.  During this Hearing, the Plan Commission may consider any additional relief that may be discovered during the review of this case.


Case Number PC-02-22 Zoning Text Amendment - Standards related to requests for Zoning Variations - 1/5/2022 Plan Commission

Referral by the Village Board to consider potential Text Amendments related to Sections 5.14(5) and 5.15(7) of the Zoning Code, pertaining to the language and application of standards used to determine the appropriateness of Minor Variations (Section 5.14(5)) or Major Variations (Section 5.15(7)). During this Hearing, the Plan Commission may consider any additional Text Amendments related to the review of this case.