Joseph A. Moore

Alderman: CHA proposing Target store at Rogers Park senior high-rise

Alderman: CHA proposing Target store at Rogers Park senior high-rise

The Chicago Housing Authority is looking to turn the community room at a Rogers Park senior housing center into something very different — a Target store.

On Tuesday, the agency's board approved entering into negotiations with Three Corners Development to build a proposed mixed-use development adjacent to the Caroline Hedger Apartments, a CHA senior high-rise at 6400 N. Sheridan Road.

The proposed development at the northwest corner of Sheridan and Devon Avenue, by Orland Park-based Three Corners, would replace a community room, parking lot and green space for the 22-story senior housing project.

Christopher Woods, president of Three Corners, said the project's...

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