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Key Dempster Street projects now open for business 2012-12-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 6, 2012 , p. 36 Walgreens, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Butelier, Steven, Kaufman's Bagel and Delicatessen, Dempster Street, That Burger Joint, Thompson, Tom, Business - Drugstores and pharmacies, Grodin, Rachel, Oberweis Dairy
Dempster Street TIF takes a step forward 2010-02-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 25, 2010 , p. 7 TIF (tax increment financing), Dempster Street, Thompson, Tom
Trustees sign off on Dempster retail center 2007-12-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 27, 2007, p. 7 Gross Point Road, Skokie Board of Trustees, Business - Banks and banking, McCabe, Frank, Dempster Street, Gelder, Michael, Business - Shopping centers, Perille, Donald
Dempster Street closed for crime investigation 2005-08-04 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 4, 2005, p. 11 Glick, John R., Dworkin, Arnold, Kaufman's Bagel and Delicatessen, Dempster Street, Sliwinski, Jeanette, Skokie Police Department, Meis, Douglas R., Dahlquist, Michael J., Crime and criminals - Murder, Traffic accidents
Dempster, Howard Street projects move forward 2004-12-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 30, 2004, p. 13 Howard Street Improvement Project, Dempster Street, SSA (special-service area), Streets - Maintenance and repair
High-rise proposed for Dempster Street 2003-12-11 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 11, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Zoning, Synagogues, Housing - Condominiums, Dempster Street, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Or Torah Synagogue, Kozil, Ron, LeNoble, Daniel
Work snarls 2 state routes 2003-03-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 27, 2003, p. 9 Schattner, Fred, Oakton Street, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Dempster Street work traffic tie-up expected 2002-12-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 12, 2002, p. 3 Skokie Board of Trustees, McCormick Boulevard, Traffic, Schattner, Fred, Oakton Street, Dempster Street, Gelder, Michael, Streets - Maintenance and repair, North Shore Channel
Housing OK'd for Dempster 2002-02-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, February 7, 2002, p. 3 Zoning, Peyer, Peter, Construction, McCabe, Frank, Dempster Street, Gelder, Michael, Perille, Donald, Rigoni, Al, Housing
Skokie board creates new transit-oriented zoning on Dempster 2002-02-07 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 7, 2002, Sec. 1, p. 1 Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA), Zoning, Halas, James, Skokie Board of Trustees, Transportation, Dempster Street, Skokie Police Department
West Dempster renewal OK'd 2001-11-01 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 1, 2001, p. 3 Luke, Paul, Zoning, Community development, Dempster Street, Perille, Donald
Skokie trustees eye mixed-use zoning to boost West Dempster 2001-04-19 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 19, 2001, Sec. 1, p. 1 Zoning, Illinois Department of Transportation, Dempster Street, Community development, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Road work season arrives with spring 2001-04-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, April 5, 2001, p. 3 Madison Street, Illinois Department of Transportation, Skokie Boulevard, Lincoln Avenue, Hamlin Avenue, Niles Center Road, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair, Gross Point Road
Dempster/Lehigh intersection to close for crossing repairs 1999-07-15 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 15, 1999, Sec. 1, p. 1 Lehigh Avenue, Railroads, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Businesses decry Dempster project 1997-09-25 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 25, 1997, p. 9 Petting Zoo, The, Chaim's Grocery, Business, Dempster Street, Skokie Transfer, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Ready, set, sit and stew 1997-07-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, July 10, 1997, p. 3 Flood control, Oakton Street, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Road repairs will make for one long, hot summer 1997-06-12 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 12, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 1 Crawford Avenue, Sewers and sewage disposal, Oakton Street, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
State allocates nearly $2 million toward repair of local highways 1997-05-01 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 1, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 8 Highways - Maintenance and repair, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Residents not happy with state's proposal to widen Dempster 1997-04-03 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 3, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 9 Illinois Department of Transportation, Streets, Dempster Street
IDOT examines area streets to help alleviate highway congestion 1997-02-06 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 6, 1997, Sec. 1, p. 8 Highways, Illinois Department of Transportation, Streets, Dempster Street
Villages wary of Dempster plans 1997-01-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 30, 1997, p. 3 Saglin, David, Illinois Department of Transportation, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Roadwork ahead? Main drags eyed 1995-04-13 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 13, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Metro Transport Group, McCormick Boulevard, Parking, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
IDOT has its eye on Dempster 1995-02-02 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 2, 1995, Sec. 1, p. 1 Illinois Department of Transportation, Streets, Dempster Street, Dames and Moore
Village pursues development site 1990-10-18 The East Dempster Redevelopment Project has been in existence for 5 years. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 18, 1990, p. 3 Dempster Street, Community development
Skokie pulls 'weed tax' for now 1989-11-09 East Dempster Street businesses received a one-year reprieve from being taxed by the Village of Skokie to pay for landscaping. The merchants agreed to monitor the neighborhood's appearance. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 9, 1989, p. 4 Business, Taxation, Dempster Street
Merchants want to uproot "weed tax 1989-10-12 According to village manager Albert Rigoni, businesses along Dempster Street from McCormick Blvd. to Keeler Avenue may be taxed 31 cents per $100 of equalized assessed valuation next year in order to fund a $32,000 landscaping project. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 12, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Keeler Avenue, Business, Taxation, Dempster Street, Rigoni, Al
Village mulls special tax for Dempster shops 1989-10-05 Skokie's village manager wants village officials to approve a special taxing district for the eastern end of Dempster street. Skokie Review, Thursday, October 5, 1989, p. 3 Skokie Board of Trustees, Taxation, Dempster Street
Planners outline area's transportation needs 1989-02-02 Proposed changes to Chicagoland's transportation system, including Dempster Street, Touhy Avenue and the Skokie Swift, were debated last week at Morton Grove Village Hall. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 2, 1989, p. 8 Skokie Swift, Transportation, Touhy Avenue, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Dempster Street
East Dempster St.'s retail image reborn 1987-09-03 East Dempster Street has been revitalized with the opening of three new shopping centers. Skokie Review, Thursday, September 3, 1987, p. 5 Business - Shopping centers, Dempster Street, Community development
Two well-known Skokie restaurants are about to vanish from Dempster St. 1986-03-06 Chess's Restaurant, 3401 Dempster St., and Big Herm's, 3426 Dempster St., have been acquired and will be demolished as part of the $6.8 million East Dempster Street renovation project Skokie Review, Thursday, March 6, 1986, p. 5 Business - Restaurants and caterers, Chess's Restaurant, Big Herm's, Dempster Street
Skokie Village Board 1985-12-05 The Village Board approved an ordinance that will allow businesses in the East Dempster St. project area to apply for a liquor license even if other businesses in the same block already have a license. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 5, 1985, p. 5 Ordinances, Alcohol, Dempster Street
Road construction nearly complete 1985-10-10 The Skokie Village engineer says that construction on Dempster St. will soon be finished. Work on road improvements began June 10. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 10, 1985, Sec. 2, p. 13 Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Parking woes felt by Dempster St. landlord 1985-07-18 A property owner on Dempster St. says that the Village's plan to add shrubbery and a new sidewalk in front of his property is hurting business. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 18, 1985, p. 3 Sidewalks, Business, Dempster Street, Community development
Dempster repairs disrupt businesses 1985-07-04 Some business owners say that business has dropped considerably since Dempster St. repairs began. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 4, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Businessmen want cash to leave 1985-06-20 The Skokie Board of Trustees has decided to offer four months of free rent to the owners of seven Dempster St. businesses who have been impacted by the East Dempster St. revitalization project. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 20, 1985, p. 4 Skokie Board of Trustees, Business, Dempster Street, Community development, Streets - Maintenance and repair
East Dempster work begins 1985-06-13 Work on the section of the Dempster St. revitalization project from Keystone to Ewing has begun. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 13, 1985, Sec. 2, p. 7 Dempster Street, Community development, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Free rent proposed to appease businessmen 1985-05-23 The Skokie Village Board is considering a free rent plan for businesses affected by Skokie's plan to revitalize East Dempster St. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 23, 1985, p. 3 Business, Dempster Street, Community development
Dempster relocation efforts stalled 1985-05-23 The Village Board has again postponed a decision on relocation benefits for owners of businesses slated for demolition in the Dempster St. revitalization project. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 23, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business, Dempster Street, Community development
Travel plans uncertain for Chez Fare 1985-05-09 One of several businesses involved in the Dempster revitalization plan is Chez Fare Travel. Chez Fare and several other businesses will be relocated. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, May 9, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business, Chez Fare Travel, Dempster Street, Community development
Dempster rehab project begins 1985-04-25 The $8 million Dempster Street redevelopment project began April 18 when the abandoned Spicer's Restaurant was demolished to make way for a new House of Rentals outlet and a Sara Lee pastry shop. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, April 25, 1985, Sec. 1, p. 1 Spicer's Restaurant, Sara Lee, Business, House of Rental, Community development, Dempster Street
Federal funds rejected for use in E. Dempster project 1985-02-14 Federal revenue is available to help Skokie finance its East Dempster St. revitalization project, but the village will not take advantage of the money because the federal government places too many restrictions on its use. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 14, 1985, p. 3 Business, Dempster Street, Community development, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Business buying begins on E. Dempster 1985-02-07 The Skokie Board approved a series of ordinances that will allow the village to acquire several parcels of land along East Dempster St. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 7, 1985, p. 5 Ordinances, Skokie Board of Trustees, Business, Dempster Street, Community development
Village bids for property in rehab area 1984-12-27 Village officials are negotiating for three key parcels of land on Dempster Street which will be used in the Dempster Street redevelopment project. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 27, 1984, p. 3 Dempster Street, Community development, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Skokie Board OK's revitalization project 1984-12-27 The Village Board has approved a $7.8 million project to revitalize Dempster Street. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 27, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Dempster Street, Community development, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Dempster plan wins support 1984-12-13 Skokie's $7.8 million Dempster St. revitalization plan was presented by village officials at the December 10 village meeting. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, December 13, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees, Dempster Street, Community development, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Facelift targeted for East Dempster St. 1984-12-06 Village officials are planning a $7.8 million redevelopment project along East Dempster Street. Skokie Review, Thursday, December 6, 1984, p. 3 Dempster Street, Community development, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Dempster plans in the offing 1984-10-21 Dempster St. east of Hamlin will be widened. Work could begin as early as next summer and will be paid for with federal, state and local money. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, October 21, 1984, Sec. 1, p. 1 Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Dempster business could use some traffic 1981-11-29 Some merchants say that business is slower since repairs were begun on Dempster St. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, November 29, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Dempster back in shape 1981-11-12 According to Skokie Municipal Engineer Mark Schoeffman, traffic flow on Dempster is "markedly improved." There will still be some lane closures in the coming months while the remainder of the work is finished. The News, Thursday, November 12, 1981, p. 2 Schoeffman, Mark, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Roadwork starts up 1981-09-17 Construction on Dempster St. may start as early as tomorrow after the ratification of a new contract by heavy equipment operators. The News, Thursday, September 17, 1981, p. 3 Strikes, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Strike delays construction 1981-08-06 An equipment operator strike which began on July 22 may delay the completion of work on Dempster St. The News, Thursday, August 6, 1981, p. 3 Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Dempster construction proceeding on schedule 1981-06-04 According to Skokie engineering officials, reconstruction of Dempster between the Edens and Kilpatrick is on schedule and should be completed by Nov. 30. The News, Thursday, June 4, 1981, p. 9 Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Dempster construction hurting business 1981-05-21 Many merchants on Dempster St. between the Edens and Kilpatrick have suffered loss of business due to street work in the area. The News, Thursday, May 21, 1981, p. 3 Business, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Reconstruction of Dempster has started 1981-04-23 Work has started on the reconstruction of Dempster St. in Skokie between the Edens and Kilpatrick. Work is expected to be completed by Nov. 30. The News, Thursday, April 23, 1981, p. 6 Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Village to minimize Dempster St. woes 1981-03-29 Village officials are determined to minimize inconvenience to merchants whose stores are located on Dempster St. during the eight-month Dempster St. renovations. Work is scheduled to begin April 6. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, March 29, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 1 Business, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Dempster road work begins 1981-03-26 Work on Dempster St. will be conducted in three phases and will start on April 6. The News, Thursday, March 26, 1981, p. 3 Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Skokie assumes Dempster care 1981-03-19 Skokie village trustees are expected to approve an agreement with the IL Department of Transportation which will turn over responsibility for snow and ice removal on Dempster to the village's public works department. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 19, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 2 Snow and ice removal, Skokie Public Works Department, Illinois Department of Transportation, Dempster Street
IDOT awards contract 1981-02-05 The IL Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced the awarding of a $2,572,178 contract to Monarch Asphalt of Skokie for the reconstruction of Dempster from the Edens to Kilpatrick. The News, Thursday, February 5, 1981, p. 7 Monarch Asphalt Co., Illinois Department of Transportation, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Ordinances 1979-09-27 Regulating public right-of-way along Dempster Street, Gross Point Road, Skokie Boulevard, and Niles Center Road. The News, Thursday, September 27, 1979, p. 21 Gross Point Road, Ordinances, Skokie Boulevard, Niles Center Road, Dempster Street
Ordinances 1979-09-27 Ordinance prohibiting parking on portions of Dempster Street, Gross Point Road, Skokie Boulevard, and Niles Center Road. The News, Thursday, September 27, 1979, p. 21 Gross Point Road, Ordinances, Skokie Boulevard, Niles Center Road, Parking, Dempster Street
Board-business street fight 1975-11-27 Despite opposition the Village Trustees approved a motion to install median barriers on Dempster Street. The News, Thursday, November 27, 1975, p. 4 Skokie Board of Trustees, Streets, Dempster Street
MFT funds go to improve intersection 1973-05-31 Motor fuel tax allotment to go to improvement of Dempster and McCormick Boulevard intersection. The News, Thursday, May 31, 1973, p. 1 McCormick Boulevard, Dempster Street, Streets - Maintenance and repair
Skokie acts to free up major intersection 1971-01-07 Trustees attempt to deal with traffic congestion at Dempster and Skokie Boulevard. The News, Thursday, January 7, 1971, p. 2 Skokie Board of Trustees, Skokie Boulevard, Traffic, Dempster Street