For the Record: We Don’t Vote

I visited with a friend this week and was surprised to hear her say, “my friend told me the Chamber of Commerce voted for the project.” The project, of course, is the Albion development at the corner of Lake and Forest – a project that has been divisive since it was first proposed.  The fourth…

Finding Our Way

As we debate our transition to a denser, more urban landscape, we are challenged to find our way through the maze of multiple interests and competing priorities.  In addition to high rises and potential street bends, Oak Park’s current conversation is about finding our way more literally. The Village recently hired an urban planning design…