Monthly Archives: November 2013

Annex Planned at Lincoln Park School

“After an oft-heated community debate over how to solve overcrowding at an elementary school in the Lincoln Park neighborhood, the city said Monday it will build an annex with about 19 classrooms and a multipurpose room on the site of the current school. The $18 million project at Lincoln Elementary School at 615 W. Kemper [...]

City Announces Deal to Expand Lincoln Elementary School

“City officials have a compromise plan to expand the extremely overcrowded Lincoln Elementary School and potentially clear the way for development of the former site of Children’s Memorial Hospital, which occupies a prime chunk of tony Lincoln Park. The deal, announced yesterday, is likely to meet with widespread approval in Lincoln Park, where some residents [...]