Bucktown is a Chicago neighborhood bounded by North Avenue to the south, Fullerton to the north, Western to the west and the Chicago River to the east.

Philip Edison
Chair – Zoning & Planning

The Zoning & Planning Committee meets monthly to review zoning and development proposals affecting the Bucktown neighborhood. As a result, recommendations from the BCO are sent to the City and respective Aldermen. The Committee also undertakes planning initiatives on an as-needed basis in areas such as zoning, parking, signage and historic preservation. The Zoning and Planning Committee seeks residents’ input to address the current needs of the community and welcomes your participation.

2014 Zoning & Planning Committee

Stephen Katz
Debbie Dodge
Sam Marts
Scott Schneider
Kirk Bishop
Steve Lipe
David Neville
Robert Anderson
Gerhard Zinserling

The Zoning & Planning Committee holds public meetings the second Saturday every other month at 8am at The Map Room- corner of Hoyne & Armitage. In the event that a matter comes up between regularly scheduled meetings, the Committee will call a special meeting as necessary.

To appear before the Committee, all required documents must be submitted one week in advance. Please be sure to confirm attendance at a meeting by contacting committee chair Philip Edison.

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