The initial Concepts and Outline Report is now available for review. This report summarizes the consultant team’s initial recommendations regarding the general scope and direction of the Westchester zoning ordinance update. It includes a series of proposed concepts to guide the substance, format and organization of the updated ordinance.
The zoning ordinance update steering committee will meet on Wednesday, May 27, 2015. This meeting will focus on review of the Concepts and Outline Report and the proposed schedule for delivery of the draft zoning ordinance. May 27, 2015–6:00 p.m. Westchester Village Hall 10300 Roosevelt Road Westchester, IL 60154
We’re interested in your opinion about the types and forms of new buildings you think would best fit along areas of Roosevelt Road, Mannheim Road, the intersection of Westchester and Canterbury and the Jewel store site at the northwest corner of Cermak and Mannheim. The four files below all show the study area and then show a variety of building types that may or may not be suitable as these areas eventually redevelop. RooseveltRoadImagePreferenceSurvey Westchester-CanterburyImagePreferenceSurvey MannheimRoadImagePreferenceSurvey ProposedTownCenterCermak-MannheimImagePreferenceSurvey There are no actual plans for development of these areas at this time. We’re simply asking folks to rank their top 3 buildingRead More
The zoning ordinance update steering committee will meet on Thursday, February 26, 2015. This meeting will focus on possible zoning and design strategies for commercial and mixed-use areas in the village. February 26, 2015–7:00 p.m. Westchester Village Hall 10300 Roosevelt Road Westchester, IL 60154
The zoning ordinance update steering committee will hold it first meeting on Thursday, January 22, 2015. This will be an introduction to the update project and an early opportunity for committee members to share their ideas about possible ordinance changes. January 22, 2015–7:00 p.m. Westchester Village Hall 10300 Roosevelt Road Westchester, IL 60154
The following individuals currently serve on the zoning ordinance update steering committee: Tom Yurkovich, Village Board Paul Gattuso, Village Board Neil James, Plan Commission John Hansen, Zoning Board of Appeals James Sarno, Zoning Board of Appeals James “Pete” Walter, Zoning Board of Appeals Melissa Headley, Community Development Director
This website is a central clearinghouse for information on the Village of Westchester zoning ordinance update project. Here you will find background information on the project, relevant existing plans and ordinances, notice of upcoming meetings and events and project reports and work products.