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Approved Development Projects

The following development projects have been approved by the Village Board and are at varying stages of permitting or construction 

New Multi Tenant Retail Building 


The former Clark Gas Station will get a fresh look with a new multi-tenant retail building. The building will consist a combination of red and gray brick on the fa├žade with stone veneers. The multi-tenant strip center will have access from both Golf and Barrington Roads.



Greenspoint Office Park

Greenspoint Office Park will be upgrading their landscaping and make other outdoor improvements near their detention pond area by providing a walking path, outdoor seating area, pergolas and new lighting. The proposed improvements will supplement the exterior of the office park and provide their employees with a fresh look of new amenities to enjoy.

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 Hoffman Plaza - New Retail Buiding

Hoff_PlazaAdditional development is underway in the Hoffman Plaza Shopping Center. After the successful completion of the  newly opened Burlington Store, the Village has approved plans for a new multi-tenant retail building on the existing pad in the Shopping Center. The propose building will be approximately 4,500 sq. ft. and will be improved with adequate landscaping around the site. The exterior of the building will include a combination of brick, block, glass & EIFS along with canopies. Overall the design of the building
will complement the shopping plaza and be consistent with
other buildings within the vicinity.



Buona Beef Buona

Plans have been approved for the remodel of Buona Beef restaurant in the Barrington square town center. The current restaurant will be demolished and a new restaurant will be constructed immediate adjacent to the existing one with a fresh new contemporary look. The new restaurant will have brick on all four elevations with some barn wood and metal awnings. The project also includes a dual drive-through for quick orders. 


Bystronic_Hoffman_Copyright and Logo

Plans have been approved for the new north american headquarters for Bystronic. The new 163,000 square foot "Experience Center" will feature office, manufacturing, warehouse, and showroom for industrial products.The building design features prefabricated concrete panels, prefabricated steel panels that Bystronic will manufacture themselves and glass. Bystronic is a world class manufacturer of high quality machines and systems for the economical processing of sheet metal and other flat materials and solutions for laser cutting, bending, and automation. 




Site plan changes and a master sign plan has been approved by the Village for Aldi supermarket at 375 W Higgins Rd. The project will include expanding the store to the north and putting a new facade on the building. The expansion would be approximately 3,300 square feet, bringing the total square footage of the store to 18,455.  The building expansion will necessitate parking lot changes as well. 




Holiday Inn Express  

Holiday Inn Express

The Village has approved the construction of a 121-room Holiday Inn Express hotel immediately south of the Cabela's store in the Prairie Stone Business Park. The new hotel will be approximately 70,000 sq.ft.  The hotel will include a pool, a breakfast area, fitness center and meeting room space. The building is proposed to be a combination of brick, stone veneer, and EIFS. The hotel will also serve 131 parking spaces.      ______________________________________________________________________________________

Rickey Rockets (Golf and Barrington Rd)

The Village has approved site plans to demolish and redevelop the existing Shell Gas Station and Car Wash into a Ricky Rockets Fuel Center and Car Wash, plus an additional retail unit, similar to the facility at Barrington and Hassell Roads. The plan indicates the existing two buildings (total of 5,720 square feet) would be replaced with one, larger approximately 10,400 square foot building and several additional parking spaces would be added. The building architecture would be brick and glass, with additional architectural features that are very similar to the existing Ricky Rockets.

Ricky Rockets



Projects In The Works

The Development Services Department is reviewing a variety of plans for development or redevelopment. The meeting agendas and minutes for projects that have been scheduled for review by the Planning & Zoning Commission can be found here, and agendas and minutes for the Village Board can be found here. Check back for updates on these future projects.

McDonald's - 2580 W Golf Rd - will be bringing up their restaurant to their new prototype similar to other McDonald's in the Village. Part of the project will include a total interior remodel, new building facade and new signage. Parking lot improvements will be made as well. Plans are under review at this moment. 

If you have questions about the above projects, please feel free to email us at or call us at 847-781-2660.

Page last updated: 06/26/19






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