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A Public Hearing will be held by the Village of River Forest Development Review Board on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the River Forest Village Hall, 400 Park Avenue, River Forest, Illinois on the following matter:

Application # 17-01:  Amendment to the Planned Development Granted in Ordinance 2883, as Amended by Ordinances 3588 and 3622.  The Applicant, St. Vincent Ferrer, proposes to remove a condition of approval regarding the color of the exterior windows of the multipurpose hall and supporting spaces at St. Vincent Ferrer Church at 1530 Jackson Avenue, River Forest, Illinois 60305, located on the south side of North Avenue between Jackson Avenue and Lathrop Avenue.

The applicant is: St. Vincent Ferrer’s Literary Society d/b/a St. Vincent Ferrer, 1530 Jackson Avenue, River Forest, Illinois 60305.

All interested persons will be given the opportunity to be heard at the public hearing, the purpose of which is to take evidence on the Application for the Development Review Board and Village Board to consider. A copy of the updated application can be found here.   If you are unable to attend the meeting you can submit comments to Lisa Scheiner, Assistant Village Administrator, by emailing them to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or calling 708-714-3554. Comments will be accepted through October 25, 2017.