As of January 1, 2016, Gapers Block is on indefinite hiatus. The site will remain up in archive form while we evaluate our options, which may include a redesign or sale.
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Saturday, December 10
Chicago Historic Resources Survey: Not included [?]
Owner: 4116 N Leavitt LLC
Permit Description: Wreck and remove frame/brick, multi-family residence and garage.
Status: Demolition permit issued 6/05/2012
There are no recent 311 records for this building, but the building will demolished to make way for a new building. A permit for new construction was issued on 5/30/2012 for a "new single family with 2 car garage."
Over the course of 2012 David Schalliol produced a photographic portrait of 100 of the hundreds of buildings threatened with demolition in the city of Chicago. Nearly all of the buildings have since been demolished. Visit the background information section for more information about the project, including definitions and links to other building resources.
The series is supported by a generous grant from the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation.