IT’s NOT THE HEAT IT’S THE HUMIDITY

21 Jul

The lake breeze at times over the past week has probably been a godsend for many in the neighborhood. If you only live a few blocks off the water it can really make a difference in temperatures. What’s interesting is that the farther you move inland, the hotter it gets. A few days ago it was 91 on Ashland but 82 on Sheridan…why? The answer is no surprise. The buildings act as a wind buffer and block the cool lake breeze from flowing inland. Just another think to think about as developers eye properties in our neighborhood for more high rise development!

In other development news:

Interesting Wal-Mart opinion piece.

Thoughtful look at big box type stores and what happens when they are abandoned.

Positive news from Lolapalooza.

 

STAY COOL EVERYONE!!

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