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Latest blog post Tuesday, September 08, 2020
Commentary: I want an ADU, but the RS-2 exclusion would prevent me from building one
by Steven Vance
I asked some people who want the city to let them build a backyard home or other accessory dwelling unit to speak at the Chicago zoning committee meeting on Tuesday, 9/8/20, even though the ADU ordinance was not on the agenda. I said last week that it was unlikely that the ADU ordinance, which was introduced in May 2020, would be heard at the committee meeting. A revision ordinance is expected, but it hasn’t been introduced yet.
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