A Lakefront Protection Application has been filed for these parcels by 58 E Oak LLC.
The developer plans to demolish the existing structure and create a two-story retail/commercial space. The intent is to continue large retail display windows and high ceiling heights consistent with other properties along the street.
Alderman Reilly has requested streetscape improvements including trees in parkway planter and sidewalk paving in black concrete for the entire frontage of the proposed development.
Construction of the 70-104 East Oak Street building is scheduled to start late summer with completion targeted for June of 2013.