Glencoe's Downtown TuneUp

Welcome to Glencoe's Downtown Tuneup, the project website and collaborative workspace for residents and stakeholders to interact, share ideas, and help make Downtown Glencoe even better.

In the news: Draft Report

“Plan Commission issues draft report on downtown invigoration” Chicago Tribune Article by Daniel Dorfman | February 29th, 2016 The Glencoe Plan Commission issued an initial report last week recommending ways … Continue reading

March 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Views and News from the Chairman | February 2016

“Don’t like the weather?… wait a minute.” Yesterday we wore t-shirts and soaked up warm sunshine. Our dogs—mine included—were wild to be outside… and reluctant to go back indoors. Today… … Continue reading

February 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Urban Design 101

In contrast to architecture, which focuses on individual building design, urban design is the process of giving form, shape, and character to groups of buildings, neighborhoods, and cities. Urban design focuses … Continue reading

February 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Summary Report: Farmers Market Survey Results

BIG thanks to everyone who took the Glencoe Farmers Market Survey!  With 100 responses in total, your answers and additional feedback really helped us to zone-in on how to “tuneup” … Continue reading

August 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mark your calendar!

Click here for details! Upcoming Meeting Dates:  Public Hearing on Amendments to Glencoe’s Comprehensive Plan Wednesday, November, 9th 7pm at Village Hall, 675 Village Court, Glencoe IL Click here for … Continue reading

August 5, 2015

Share an Idea: Keep em’ coming! View the great ideas submitted thus far and share your own!

Use this form to share your ideas and experiences relative to Downtown Glencoe. Scroll down to view comments and ideas submitted thus far! For those who would like their comment … Continue reading

July 23, 2015

Glencoe Farmers Market Survey

BIG thanks to all who took the Glencoe Farmers Market Survey! Your feedback was extremely valuable in helping us understand how to “TuneUp” Glencoe’s Farmers Market!  SURVEY RESULTS: Click here … Continue reading

June 15, 2015 · 5 Comments

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Taylor Baxter, AICP

Development Services Manager

675 Village Court
Glencoe, IL 60022