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Crystal Ball: Skokie mayor sees projects advancing in 2012 2012-01-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 5, 2012 , p. 5 Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC), Traffic signals, Eminent domain, NorthShore University HealthSystem, Skokie Hospital, Van Dusen, George, Oakton Street, Skokie Theater, Illinois Science and Technology Park, Oberweis Dairy, Skokie Rails to Trails Corridor, Skokie Northshore Sculpture Park, Skokie, North Shore Electricity Aggregation Consortium, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Value Transmission Center
Skokie plans property buy in historic downtown 2011-03-03 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 3, 2011 , p. 9 Real estate, Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, TIF (tax increment financing), Hanley, J. Patrick
Value Transmission finds new Skokie home 2011-01-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 13, 2011 , p. 7 Tarshis, Avery, Eminent domain, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, Van Dusen, George, Value Transmission Center
Mayor Van Dusen looks ahead to busy 2011 2011-01-06 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 6, 2011 , p. 5 Sweety Pies Bakery, Skokie Swift, Eminent domain, Crime and criminals, Business - Restaurants and caterers, Skokie - City planning, Skokie Voice, Illinois Science and Technology Park, Value Transmission Center
Dispute ends -- auto shop must move 2010-09-23 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 23, 2010 , p. 5 Tarshis, Avery, Donian, Susan, Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, Donian, Daniel Lee, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Hanley, J. Patrick, Value Transmission Center
Property acquired: Agreement close in eminent domain case 2010-08-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, August 5, 2010 , p. 6 Donian, Susan, Eminent domain, Donian, Daniel Lee, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Hanley, J. Patrick, Value Transmission Center
More property acquired in West Dempster District 2010-01-14 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 14, 2010 , p. 7 Eminent domain, TIF (tax increment financing), Van Dusen, George, Community development, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Value Transmission Center
Year Ahead: Economy, big projects should highlight 2010 2010-01-07 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 7, 2010 , p. 5 Skokie Swift, Ida Crown Jewish Academy, Taxation - Property tax, Eminent domain, Illinois Department of Transportation, Skokie Hospital, Van Dusen, George, Westfield Shoppingtown Old Orchard, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Skokie Board of Trustees, Transportation, Arie Crown Hebrew Day School
Skokie Village Board Briefs 2009-12-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 17, 2009, p. 6 Mosaic Early Childhood Center, Zoning, Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, Illinois Municipal League
Progress is cited on eminent domain case 2009-10-08 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 8, 2009, p. 10 Donian, Susan, Eminent domain, Donian, Daniel Lee, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Hanley, J. Patrick, Value Transmission Center
Skokie officials optimistic for eminent domain settlement 2008-10-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 30, 2008, p. 5 Donian, Susan, Eminent domain, Skokie Board of Trustees, Donian, Daniel Lee, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Hanley, J. Patrick, Value Transmission Center
Eminent domain case settled on property for CTA station 2008-09-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 11, 2008, p. 3 D and E Auto Service, Skokie Swift, Eminent domain, Lincoln Auto Sales, Hong, Myung, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, Business - Automobile dealerships, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Hanley, J. Patrick, Hong, Lena, Skokie Board of Trustees
Eminent domain case is settled 2008-06-12 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 12, 2008, p. 3 Donian, Susan, Eminent domain, NHSA Galvin, LLC, Donian, Daniel Lee, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, Barr Management, LTD, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Barr, Irving, Hanley, J. Patrick, Value Transmission Center
Auto shop, village feud goes to court 2008-01-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 10, 2008, p. 5 Donian, Susan, Eminent domain, Litigation, Donian, Daniel Lee, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Rigoni, Al, Hanley, J. Patrick, Value Transmission Center
Village seeks properties for CTA station project 2007-06-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 21, 2007, p. 6 Skokie Swift, Eminent domain, Skokie Board of Trustees, Transportation, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Hanley, J. Patrick
Eminent domain suit product of frustrated village, land owners 2007-01-11 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 11, 2007, p. 8 Tarshis, Avery, Donian, Susan, Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, Donian, Daniel Lee, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Rigoni, Al, Hanley, J. Patrick, Value Transmission Center
Eminent domain OK'd for property near Skokie Swift 2006-12-21 None Skokie Review, Thursday, December 21, 2006, p. 11 Skokie Swift, Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, Roberts, Randall, Hanley, J. Patrick
Mayor sees no letdown in 2006 2006-01-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 5, 2006, p. 5 Skokie - Budget and expenditures, Skokie Swift, Taxation - Property tax, Eminent domain, Forest City Enterprises, Inc., Holocaust Memorial Museum, Skokie - City planning, Van Dusen, George, Skokie Downtown Development Committee, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Illinois Science and Technology Park, Rigoni, Al, Skokie Police Department, Zoning
Trustees OK use of eminent domain 2005-11-24 None Skokie Review, Thursday, November 24, 2005, p. 8 Tarshis, Avery, Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Rigoni, Al, Hanley, J. Patrick, Value Transmission Center
Village authorized to acquire key property 2005-10-13 None Skokie Review, Thursday, October 13, 2005, p. 8 Eminent domain, Skokie Board of Trustees, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District, Value Transmission Center, Thompson, Tom
Property sought for upgrade of Dempster Street 2005-05-05 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 5, 2005, p. 9 Eminent domain, Donian, Daniel Lee, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations, Thompson, Tom, Value Transmission Center
Skokie OKs condemnation 2003-01-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 30, 2003, p. 8 Skokie Board of Trustees, Dempster Street Train Station, Eminent domain, Giannoulias, Alexis
Condemnation eyed for strip by Swift station 2003-01-16 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 16, 2003, p. 9 Dempster Street Train Station, Eminent domain, Giannoulias, Alexis
Dempster properties in line for demolition 2003-01-09 None Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 9, 2003, Sec. 1, p. 1 Romano's Macaroni Grill, Eminent domain, Skokie Board of Trustees, Dempster Street Train Station, Peyer, Peter, West Dempster Street Business Redevelopment District
Board moves to condemn Oakton site 2002-01-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 17, 2002, p. 10 Theodore, Peter, Eminent domain, Market Place, Londos, George
Skokie drops plan for downtown parking 1998-09-10 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 10, 1998, p. 16 Eminent domain, Handelman, Neil, Parking, Park, Chang
Gianoulis family wins land fight 1991-07-04 A court decision has blocked the village's attempt to acquire the property of Harry and Bessie Gianoulis. Skokie Review, Thursday, July 4, 1991, p. 3 Gianoulis, Harry, Gianoulis, Bessie, Eminent domain, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations
Judge dismisses condemnation suit 1991-07-04 A Cook County judge ruled that Skokie can't forcibly buy a gas station and bakery located at Dempster and McCormick. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 4, 1991, Sec. 1, p. 1 Eminent domain, Business - Bakeries, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations
Village still after property : Pursuit of condemnation draws cries from owners 1990-10-18 The Village Board adopted an ordinance that is the first step toward condemning and taking land at the intersection of Dempster and McCormick. The property is owned by Harry and Bessie Gianoulis who oppose the condemnation suit. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 18, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 5 Gianoulis, Harry, Gianoulis, Bessie, Eminent domain, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations
Village seeking means to gain Dempster lots 1990-10-04 The Skokie village board is now considering an ordinance that would incorporate the three vacant residential lots next to the property at the southwest corner of Dempster and McCormick. Owners Bessie and Harry Gianoulis have refused to sell to Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 4, 1990, Sec. 1, p. 1 Gianoulis, Harry, Gianoulis, Bessie, Eminent domain, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations
Condemnation plan incenses store owners 1990-05-10 John Brod and his mother Magdalen, owners of Brod Electric at 8021 Lincoln Avenue, are concerned that Skokie may use its right of eminent domain to buy their property in order to redevelop and revive Skokie's Oakton-Lincoln Avenue area. Skokie Review, Thursday, May 10, 1990, p. 3 Business - Retail, Brod Electric, Eminent domain, Brod, John, Brod, Magdalene
Village acts to condemn gas station 1989-06-15 The Village of Skokie has filed suit seeking to condemn the former gas station property at the SW corner of Dempster St. and McCormick Blvd. The owners, the Gianoulis, refused to sell the property, arguing that it is their long-term source of income. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, June 15, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Gianoulis, Harry, Gianoulis, Bessie, Eminent domain, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations
Skokie files lawsuit to condemn property 1989-06-08 Skokie has filed a land condemnation lawsuit in an effort to buy Dempster Street property owned by Harry and Bessie Gianoulis. Skokie Review, Thursday, June 8, 1989, p. 3 Gianoulis, Harry, Gianoulis, Bessie, Eminent domain, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations
Village paves way to condemn land 1989-02-09 The Skokie Village Board is considering condemnation of land at McCormick Boulevard and Dempster Street over the protests of the owners, Harry and Betsy Gianoulis. Skokie Review, Thursday, February 9, 1989, p. 3 Gianoulis, Harry, Gianoulis, Bessie, Eminent domain, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations
Path clear to condemn gas station 1989-02-09 Under an ordinance approved February 6, the vacant gas station at Dempster and McCormick could be condemned if the owners refuse to sell it to Skokie. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, February 9, 1989, Sec. 1, p. 1 Ordinances, Eminent domain, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations
Skokie might condemn land to help revitalize downtown 1989-01-19 Based on a hired consultant's finding on whether or not downtown office and store space is used well, the village could use its power of condemnation to acquire key properties and develop them as it sees fit. Skokie Review, Thursday, January 19, 1989, p. 4 Eminent domain, Skokie - City planning, Surveys and studies
Ex-president protests proposal by village to buy her property 1988-11-10 Skokie trustees will wait for 30 days before starting procedures that would ultimately result in the purchase of property on Dempster St. The current property owners, Bessie and Harry Gianoulis, do not want to sell. Skokie Review, Thursday, November 10, 1988, p. 4 Gianoulis, Harry, Gianoulis, Bessie, Eminent domain, Business - Automobile service stations and gas stations
Skokie may expand police station 1983-01-06 In order to accommodate Police Department expansion the Village is considering using its powers of eminent domain to buy property at 8335 and 8341 Laramie Avenue. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 6, 1983, Sec. 1, p. 8 Eminent domain, Skokie Police Department
Council says it opposes Siegel eviction 1979-12-06 Skokie Homeowners Council opposes the Village's decision to acquire property on Floral Avenue for municipal parking lot. The News, Thursday, December 6, 1979, p. 3 Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, Parking, Skokie Homeowner's Council
He recalls Village history while waiting for eviction 1979-11-29 Robert Peter Siegel is battling the Village Board which is seeking to acquire his Floral Avenue property for use as a municipal parking lot. The News, Thursday, November 29, 1979, p. 3 Siegel, Robert Peter, Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, Parking
Skokie moves to evict resident, 74, despite pleas for extension 1979-11-15 Village Trustees voted to begin proceedings for the acquisition of land north of village hall. The News, Thursday, November 15, 1979, p. 6 Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain
74-year resident fights razing 1979-11-15 Village officials want a parcel of land on Floral Avenue for parking but the owner says he will fight to keep the property. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 15, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, Parking
Skokie may condemn property 1979-11-08 Village is considering legal proceedings to obtain several parcels of land north of village hall for parking. The News, Thursday, November 8, 1979, p. 7 Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain
Condemnation means parking 1979-11-08 Village Trustees are considering the condemnation of property on Floral Ave for additional parking. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 8, 1979, Sec. 1, p. 1 Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, Parking
Citizens protest demolition: Petition Board not to condemn 1979-03-22 Village Board will not acquire the Skokie Theater because of " the large number of people that have displayed interest in the theater". The News, Thursday, March 22, 1979, p. 3 Skokie Board of Trustees, Eminent domain, Skokie Theater
Village may shut Skokie Theater 1979-03-15 Village wants to level its only downtown theater and use it for parking. The News, Thursday, March 15, 1979, p. 3 Eminent domain, Parking, Skokie Theater