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What is Landmarks coordination?

What is Landmarks coordination?

If you’re renovating or altering a building that is a Chicago landmark or in a Chicago landmark district, talk to MAPS about how our coordination service can reduce delays for your project. Here’s what Landmarks Coordination entails.

New ordinance defines and sets penalties for "demolition by neglect"

New ordinance defines and sets penalties for "demolition by neglect"

A new Chicago law defines “demolition by neglect” for landmarked buildings and buildings in landmark districts. Demolition by neglect occurs when a building owner doesn’t maintain the building to the point where it becomes an imminent danger and has to be demolished.