American Blues Theater seeks funding for a permanent Chicago home


The second oldest professional ensemble theater in Chicago is seeking funding to help redevelop a former dollar store into its permanent home.

The American Blues Theater seeks to move into an 11,000-square-foot vacant building, located at 5627 N. Lincoln Ave. in the West Ridge neighborhood, and double its employees to 20 including six temporary construction jobs.

This week Mayor Lori Lightfoot proposed $2.5 million in tax increment financing for the $7.1 million project, which the City Council…

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