Danny Solis

Recent Headlines
West Loop »

Chicago Tap House Plan Nixed; Site Now Slated To House Daycare

Plans to open an upscale bar at 1140 W. Madison St. were torpedoed after nearby residents objected.  

Bridgeport »

Bridgeport Heliport Approved by City Council

Alderman approved the proposed Chicago River heliport without discussion Wednesday.

Pilsen »

Pilsen Street Beautification Would Shut Down Part of Laflin Street

Proposed street beautification near Juarez school would potentially turn part of Laflin into a walkway.

Bridgeport »

Bridgeport Heliport Approved by City Plan Commission

Chicago Helicopter Express wants to launch from 24th and Halsted streets.

Pilsen »

Heliport Company to Seek City Approval Next Week, Rejects Pleas for Delay

Many residents at a Pilsen community meeting asked for more time to get more information on the project.

Bridgeport »

Helicopter Tour Company to Make Pitch to Bridgeport, Pilsen Residents

The firm hoping to open near 24th and Halsted streets set meetings for Tuesday, Wednesday.

Bridgeport »

Helicopter Tour Co. Rips the Friends of Chicago River Environmental Group

The company CEO said the advocacy's group criticism of its proposal "reeks of conflict of interest."

Pilsen »

Pilsen Shredder Approved by City Zoning Board

A controversial $30 million shredder was approved by the city's Zoning Board Friday.

Pilsen »

Pilsen Shredder Hearing Friday, Company Gains Support From Juarez Teens

The metal shredder goes before the city’s Zoning Board of Appeals on Friday.

Bridgeport »

Chicago Helicopter Tour Co., River Watchdogs Clash as Plan is Delayed

The city's Plan Commission deferred a proposal to overhaul vacant land near the Chicago River.

Pilsen »

Heliport Project Loses Support of Ald. Solis

The 25th Ward alderman said the company behind the plan didn't reach out to residents.

Pilsen »

Helicopter Tours Near Pilsen? Neighborhood Groups Say They Had No Clue

Several Pilsen neighborhood groups say they were not given a heads-up about a potential heliport nearby.

Bridgeport »

Chicago Helicopter Tour Company's Plan Gets Closer to Launch

Neighbors in Bridgeport and Pilsen say they haven't been told about the riverside helicopter launch port.

Chinatown »

Cermak Road in Chinatown Gets Designation as Pedestrian Street

City officials say the designation will help boost the area's focus on pedestrians.

Downtown »

Medical Marijuana: Council Delays Vote on Regulations, Talks Pot Brownies

Ald. Edward Burke said he would like to limit where the drug was available to "an extreme degree."

Neighborhood Sponsors