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.

Anyone who does not desire, or who is not able, to be physically present at Village Hall can watch the either the Zoning Board of Appeals or the Plan Commission meeting live by visiting the Village website or by clicking www.lincolnwoodil.org/live-cable-channel/.

Those wishing to submit public comments in writing may do so by emailing comments to dhammel@lwd.org prior to the commencement of the meeting. Emails received will be provided to the  either the Zoning Board of Appeals or the Plan Commission in advance of the meeting, or read aloud during the appropriate Public Comment period for each matter on the agenda. We ask that you keep your emailed comments to under 200 words to allow time for others to be heard and for the Commission to progress through the public meeting agenda. Thank you for your understanding of these guidelines.

Case #PC-08-22: 3477 West Touhy Avenue – Approval of a Special Use for a Cannabis Craft Grower - 5/4/2022 Plan Commission Meeting

Consideration of a request by Alex Zats, property owner, to approve a Special Use for a Cannabis Craft Grower at the property commonly known as 3477 West Touhy Avenue, within the M-B Zoning District. During this Hearing, the Plan Commission may consider any additional relief that may be discovered during the review of this case.

Case #ZB-02-22: 6422 North Kimball Avenue – Variation to Allow Decorative Columns That Do Not Meet Required Setbacks 

4/20/2022 ZBA Meeting

Consideration of a request by Minh Bennett, property owner, to approve a Zoning Variation from Section 3.10(2) to allow decorative columns in the front yard that do not meet required setbacks from the front and inside lot lines at the property commonly known as 6422 North Kimball Avenue. The Zoning Board of Appeals may consider any additional relief related to this case.

Case Number ZB-01-22 3300-3310 West Devon Avenue – Amendment to Ordinance No. 2020-3443, which Granted Certain Variations Related to Parking and Landscaping, to Reflect that a Rear Addition Will No Longer Be Constructed - 4/20/2022 ZBA Meeting

 Consideration of a request by 3300 W. Devon, LLC/Elias Khnaser, property owner, to amend Ordinance No. 2020-3443 to reflect a revision to the proposed development plan for the property commonly known as 3300-3310 West Devon Avenue. The proposed revision would eliminate a rear addition from the development plan that had previously been approved. The Zoning Board of Appeals may consider any additional relief related to this case.

Case #PC-04-22:   Zoning Text Amendment – Permissibility of Cannabis Craft Growers in the M-B Manufacturing and Business Zoning District

4/6/2022 Plan Commission Meeting

Referral by the Village Board to consider potential Zoning Code Text Amendments related to the permissibility of, and certain standards related to, cannabis craft growers in the M-B Manufacturing and Business zoning district. During this Hearing, the Plan Commission may consider any additional Text Amendments related to this case.

Case #PC-06-22:   Zoning Code Text Amendment – Permissibility of Short-term Rentals in All Residential and Business Zoning Districts

5/4/2022 Plan Commission Meeting - Continued from 4/6/2022 Meeting without discussion

Referral by the Village Board to consider potential Zoning Code Text Amendments to Table 4.01.1 and Sections 4.06(4) and 4.07(17) related to the permissibility of, or certain limitations related to, the use of properties as of short-term rentals. During this Hearing, the Plan Commission may consider any additional Text Amendments related to this case.

Case #PC-07-22:   Zoning Code Text Amendment – Temporary Structures

5/4/2022 Plan Commission Meeting - Continued from 4/6/2022 Meeting without discussion

 Referral by the Village Board to consider potential Zoning Code Text Amendments related to the establishment of a definition of “temporary structures”, as well as related standards for the approval and installation of temporary structures on residential and commercial properties. During this Hearing, the Plan Commission may consider any additional Text Amendments related to this case.

Case Number PC-02-22 Zoning Text Amendment - Standards related to requests for Zoning Variations5/4/2022 meeting - Case continued from 4/6/2022 meeting

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.