Category Archives: Woodstock TAP

Panel Recommendations Taking Shape Following Woodstock TAP

ULI Chicago’s TAP recommendations are guiding the City of Woodstock as it moves forward with rehabilitating the Old Courthouse and Sheriff’s House in its historic Square. One of the key recommendations of the Woodstock TAP was to form an Advisory Board that could lead the charge, and build broad support at the community and regional level for these historic structures. Based on this recommendation, the City has formed the Old Courthouse and Sheriff’s House Advisory Commission, which is now actively working to advance the rehabilitation process, including identifying potential funding … Read More

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ULI Chicago Releases Report Outlining Redevelopment Options for Old McHenry County Courthouse & Sheriff’s House-Woodstock

ULI CHICAGO PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, please contact Cynthia McSherry, Executive Director, ULI Chicago, 773-549-4972 ULI Chicago Releases Report Outlining Redevelopment Options for the Old McHenry County Courthouse and Sheriff’s House in Woodstock, IL CHICAGO  (July 30, 2015)  The Urban Land Institute Chicago (ULI Chicago) has released a report with recommendations on reuse of the Old McHenry County Courthouse and Sheriff’s House in Woodstock, IL. The panel’s recommendations focused on connecting the community to the redevelopment process; seeing the value the revitalized historic buildings can bring to Woodstock … Read More

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Woodstock Panel Recommendations Presented at Public Meeting

Panel members from the Woodstock Technical Assistance Panel (TAP) presented their recommendations on possible reuse of the Old McHenry County Courthouse and Sheriff’s House to an audience of stakeholders, local leaders and the general public in late April. The panel’s recommendations were based on a two-day panel that took place in March.  Read more about the Woodstock Panel Local news coverage provides details, feedback and public reaction to the panel’s recommendations.  A written report from the panel is forthcoming. Real Estate Panel Makes Recommendations for Woodstock Square’s Old Courthouse, Woodstock Independent, April 2015 Higher … Read More

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ULI Chicago to Present Reuse Recommendations for the Old McHenry County Courthouse – 4/22/15

ULI CHICAGO MEDIA ADVISORY Urban Land Institute (ULI) Chicago to Present Reuse Recommendations for the Old McHenry County Courthouse – Public Presentation: April 22, 2015 WHAT: A panel of real estate experts from ULI Chicago will present reuse recommendations for the Old McHenry County Courthouse and Sheriff’s House based on a two-day, technical assistance panel that took place in March of this year.  The presentation is free and open to the public. WHEN: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm WHERE: Woodstock Opera House 121 E. Van Buren Woodstock, … Read More

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Panel Explores Options for Old McHenry County Courthouse in Woodstock

ULI Chicago is conducting a two-day Technical Assistance Panel (TAP), March 10-11, 2015 to recommend realistic and financially sustainable uses for the Old McHenry County Courthouse in Woodstock, IL. The City of Woodstock is sponsoring the expert panel who will discuss future use, ownership, restoration, and funding sources.  Read the panel Scope of Work The TAP process includes a tour of the building and surrounding area as well as interviews with community members, and the release of panel recommendations at a public meeting in April.  Read local news coverage Thank you … Read More

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