Letters to 48th Ward Alderman Mary Ann Smith

The following are all PDF files. Click the date to view the letter.

  • September 23, 1996; Subject: Request to submit structures for landmark designation; list furnished
  • December 23, 1999; Subject: Request for delay in demolition of house in 5400 block of Kenmore (really 5300 block); request that EHS be notified regarding future development proposals that would require demolition of Kenmore-Winthrop homes
  • January 26, 2004; Subject: EHS urges moratorium on demolition of residential properties in Kenmore-Winthrop area
  • January 30, 2006; Subject: Two flats, 5727-39 Winthrop
  • February 19, 2006; Subject: Transmittal of list of buildings on Broadway that have some architectural or historical interest
  • February 19, 2006; Attachment to Feb 19th letter by Category
  • February 19, 2006; Attachment to Feb 19th letter by Address
  • December 9, 2006; Subject: Protecting the Bryn Mawr, Broadway, Ridge intersection
  • May 23, 2007; Subject: House at 5416 Winthrop / TIF boundaries
  • July 12, 2007; Subject: Request to move TIF boundary to include 5400 block of Winthrop
  • October 8, 2007; Subject: Specific requests made in advance of meeting, including TIF boundaries and use of TIF funds
  • October 8, 2007; Attachment to Oct 8th letter outlining TIF funding options
  • October 30, 2007; Subject: EHS’s understanding of Alderman’s response to its requests
  • May 17, 2008; Subject: Suggestions for process at May 28, 2008 Z&P meeting
  • May 28, 2008; Subject: Issues relating to the Landmark District proposal, the community process for considering it and conditions set by the Alderman
  • July 9, 2008; Subject: Request for confirmation that remarks Alderman allegedly made about EHS that were quoted in News-Star were actually made by her; reminder of Alderman’s pledge to EHS that she would insist that City designate 6018 N. Kenmore as a Landmark

Note: This list may not be complete for letters sent before 2006.