The Village of Glenview

Ongoing Projects


Former Bess Hardware Site, 1850 Glenview Road  | Redevelopment Opportunity

The Property was previously occupied by a hardware store and the former retail building is still standing on the site.  The Village purchased the property in early 2017.

The property is within the Downtown Development (D-D) District, which permits greater density, height, and building area than other zoning districts. 

The Village has created a marketing brochure with additional details and contact information. The brochure can be found at the link below.

Former Matty's Site, 1727 Waukegan Road | Culver's

The applicant for Culver's has resubmitted a revised plan in which the retail store has been removed and other aspects of the site have been redesigned. The application is scheduled to be heard before the Plan Commission on July 25, 2017 at 7 pm. Below you can find the landscape plan and site plan for the new site design.

Active Living Senior-Targeted Apartments, 624-654 Waukegan Road | Trammell Crow

Trammell Crow proposes a new apartment development upon the subpect property comprised of 178-rental units.  The application is scheduled to be heard before the Plan Commission on July 25, 2017 at 7 pm. Below you can find the site plan and building rendering for the site design.

Former Village Hall site, 1225 Waukegan Road | Park Place Glenview

The Village Board of Trustees on May 2, 2017 approved a final, revised ordinance for final site plan review, preliminary subdivision and planned development for Park Place Glenview,  a 26-unit residential development on the 2.31-acre site of the former Village Hall.

The Village Board consideration followed a re-review the board had requested March 21, 2017 of the Plan Commission, which took place on March 28, 2017.

The Plan Commission on February 28, 2017 recommended the proposed project at the former Village Hall site. The developer, The Drake Group, was selected by the Village Board of Trustees after a preliminary review of several proposals.  The proposed plans call for 26 residential units, comprised of 14 rowhomes, 4 duplexes and 8 small-lot, single-family residences.

Former Bess Hardware site | 1850 Glenview Road

The Village of Glenview purchased the 0.66-acre property, following approval December 6, 2016 of a purchase and sale agreement.

The Village's primary goal is to expedite the redevelopment of this visually important corner, and is seeking a high-quality reuse that compliments and is consistent with the Downtown Revitalization Plan's vision.

Capital improvement and road construction projects

Click above to keep up with the progress of Village of Glenview street, sewer and other infrastructure improvement projects.

Projects in progress summary

Below are summaries of developments and facilities being built in Glenview by private developers and/or the Village of Glenview, following regulatory review and approval by the Village Board of Trustees.

Kensington School | 1804 Lehigh Avenue

The Village Board of Trustees approved an ordinance for rezoning, planned development, final site plan review and preliminary subdivision for the Kensington School,  a day care and preschool, on the northwest corner of Lehigh and Chestnut avenues.

The Appearance Commission approved final architecture, landscaping, signage and lighting on July 27, 2016.

Anthem Memory Care | 1879 Chestnut Avenue

The Village Board of Trustees approved a commercial zoning variation for Anthem Memory Care, an 80-bed memory care facility.

The Appearance Commission granted a Certificate of Appropriateness on March 9, 2016.

Former Matty's Wayside Inn site, 1727 Waukegan Road | Culver's drive-thru restaurant and retail building

The Village Board of Trustees on September 6, 2016 approved a conditional use, final site plan review and preliminary subdivision for a 5,000-square-foot Culver's drive-thru restaurant and a 3,500-square-foot retail/commercial building at 1727 Waukegan Road.

The Appearance Commission on December 14, 2016 preliminarily approved a Certificate of Appropriateness for the Culver's restaurant.

The Enclave | 1111 Milwaukee Avenue

The Village Board of Trustees on January 6, 2015 approved annexing 21.5 acres at 1111 Milwaukee Avenue and approved comprehensive plan and official map amendments, rezoning to PD/R-5 Planning Development, final site plan review, environmental plan review and preliminary subdivision approvals. The development consists of 44 single-family cluster homes and 8 acres of open space donated to The Grove.

At the request of the applicant, David Weekley Homes, a portion of the former Villa Redeemer property adjacent to the Grove National Historic Landmark was annexed into the Village of Glenview and  48 single-family residences will be constructed. On November, 11, 2104, the Plan Commission recommended annexation with agreement, environmental plan review, comprehensive plan amendment, rezoning, planned development with necessary departures and final site plan review, after public hearings and review on October 28 and November 11, 2014.  

JB Plaza | 600 Milwaukee Avenue

The Village Board of Trustees on January 4, 2014 approved an ordinance for final site plan review and preliminary subdivision, allowing modifications to the original site plan for an anchor grocery store and two multi-tenant retail buildings.

The Appearance Commission on December 14, 2016 granted a Certificate of Appropriateness for a revised photometric plan.