Current Projects & Public Hearings

In an effort to keep all interested parties informed, The United City of Yorkville Community Development Department will be continually posting information on current major development projects and public hearing requests. Projects will be posted when proposed and progress will be updated throughout construction.  Tentative public hearing dates will be posted as soon as possible.

For additional information please contact Krysti Barksdale-Noble,Community Development Director at knoble@yorkville.il.us or by calling 630-553-8573.

Proposed Projects

Below is a list of proposed projects.  Click on the title below or on the left side menu to get more information:


Lenny's Gas N Wash (Waterpark Way)

The petitioner, Lenny's Gas N Wash, is proposing to construct a gas station with accessory convenience store and car wash. The property consists of approximately 5.04 acres, and is generally located at the northeast corner of State Route 47 (Bridge Street) and Waterpark Way.


School of Expressive Arts & Learning

The petitioner, Karen Larson on behalf of SEAL South Incorporated, is proposing a Commercial/Trade School providing special education and therapeutic services in a day school setting for grades K-12 within the M-1, Limited Manufacturing District at 109 Beaver Street with the Fox Industrial Park, in Yorkville, Illinois

Public Hearing Information

PZC 2019-20 208 E. Main Street Variance Request

Charles and Gayle Ashley, petitioners, have filed an application with the United City of Yorkville, Kendall County, Illinois, requesting a reduction in front yard setback from 30 feet to 20 feet for a residential parcel located at 208 E. Main Street.  The purpose of this request is to allow for the reconstruction of an attached covered porch, as was part of the original home, to be located within the required front yard. The real property, zoned R-2 Traditional Family Residence District, is located east of South Bridge Street (IL Route 47) and immediately south of East Main Street in Yorkville, Illinois.

Public Hearing Date:  September 11, 2019


PZC 2019-24 School of Expressive Arts & Learning

Karen Larson on behalf of SEAL South Incorporated, petitioner, has filed an application with the United City of Yorkville, Kendall County, Illinois, requesting special use permit approval as a Commercial/Trade School providing special education and therapeutic services in a day school setting for grades K-12 within the M-1, Limited Manufacturing District pursuant to Chapter 6, Table 10.06.02 of the Yorkville Zoning Ordinance. The real property is located at 109 Beaver Street with the Fox Industrial Park, in Yorkville, Illinois.

Public Hearing Date:  October 9, 2019