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New construction projects in Chicago since Monday, June 17th, 2019

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Mon, Jun. 24th, 2019

6 building permits posted
1 new construction permits posted
4 building violations posted
599 violation hearings to be held

Latest blog post Wednesday, June 05, 2019

Legalizing recreational marijuana: There’s a map for that
by Steven Vance

Governor Pritzker will probably sign HB 1438, the bill that legalizes recreational marijuana, really soon. The bill would take effect months later, after the various regulating and enforcing departments figure out the exact rules and regulations.

Map showing the 17 regions that establish quotes on the number of conditional licenses that can be issued before May 1, 2020. The West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area includes three discontiguous areas; the East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area includes two discontiguous areas.

The bill divides Illinois into 17 regions, using the

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