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stevevance / forestry_districts_021819.geojson
Created Feb 18, 2019
Chicago forestry districts as of 2/18/19
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stevevance / cdot_asphalt_districts_021819.geojson
Created Feb 18, 2019
CDOT asphalt districts as of 2/18/19
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stevevance / m_colleges_in_opportunity_zones_012319.geojson
Created Jan 29, 2019
Map of colleges and universities in Opportunity Zones
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stevevance / m_new_construction_since_2015_no_tents_mina_bloom_wicker_park.csv
Created Jan 24, 2019
Planned Developments and New Construction Permits in Wicker Park
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work_description,address,issue_date,_estimated_cost,alder
"FULL BUILDING PERMIT FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION OF 2-STORY WITH BASEMENT SINGLE FAMILY HOME, 599 S.F. 2-CAR DETACHED PRIVATE GARAGE, AND 5 FT HIGH ORNAMENTAL FENCE AT FRONT YARD AND 6 FT HIGH WOOD FENCE AT SIDE/REAR YARD. CURRENT USE: VACANT LOT/PROPOSED USE: SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL",2118 W Evergreen Ave,2016-05-02,700000,"2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins"
ERECT NEW THREE STORY THREE UNITS MASONRY BUILDING WITH FULL BASEMENT. NEW THREE STORY STEEL REAR PORCH. NEW REAR 3RD FLR ROOF TOP DECK AND ACCESS ROOF PENTHOUSE AS PER PLANS. **CERTIFIED PLANS CORRECTIONS: CONDITIONAL PERMIT SUBJECT TO FIELD INSPECTIONS **,1349 N Leavitt St,2015-07-14,300000,"2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins"
"SELF CERTIFICATION REVIEW: ERECT FRAME SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENCE (4A CONSTRUCTION) WITH ROOF TOP DECK, ATTACHED 2 CAR MASONRY GARAGE (3B CONSTRUCTION) WITH ROOF TOP DECK AS PER PLAN.",1624 W Pierce Ave,2016-11-29,333600,"2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins"
"ERECT NEW 3 STORY, III-B, 2DU APAR
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stevevance / bucktown.geojson
Created Jan 24, 2019
Planned Development and New Construction Permits in Bucktown
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stevevance / custom-logan-square-mb-boundary.geojson
Last active Jan 24, 2019
Planned Developments and New Construction permits in Logan Square
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stevevance / m_planned_developments_mina_bloom.csv
Last active Jan 21, 2019
Map of new construction and Planned Developments in seven wards: 1, 2, 26, 27, 31, 32, 35
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zone_class alder pd_name
PD 1031 2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins
PD 389 2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins
PD 888 2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins
PD 1291 2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins
PD 1303 2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins
PD 1398 2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins
PD 227 2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins
PD 1375 2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins
PD 354 2nd Ward, Alder Brian Hopkins
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stevevance / m_coach_houses_chicago_123018.geojson
Created Dec 30, 2018
Suspected coach houses in Chicago as of December 30, 2018
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stevevance / 1700nwesternzoningchangescript.md
Last active Oct 22, 2018
support zoning change to allow 60 apartments at 1700 N Western Ave
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I am calling to indicate my support for the zoning change at 1700 N Western Avenue. As you know, it's currently a used car dealer and the owner wants to build a 60 unit apartment building. This is a superior use of the land and due to the CTA's past, present, and forthcoming service and infrastructure changes to increase reliability and capacity on the Blue Line, the additional neighbors will have an unmeasurable effect on the crowding on the Blue Line.

The CTA added morning and afternoon capacity two weeks ago and is working on a project to add even more capacity within the next two years. The main result on denying new housing from being built in our ward would mean sustained high rents in the vicinity or, worse, incre

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stevevance / getjson.js
Created Aug 22, 2018
Sample JavaScript code to get an API that returns JSON
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function getAnApi(route, stop_id) {
var url = "https://website.domain/api/endpoint?";
var jqxhr = $.getJSON(url, {
// these are URL parameters
route: route,
stop_id: stop_id
})
.done(function(data) {
// all of the JSON response is now in a variable called "data"
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