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Building Permit Issued For Cedar Street Synagogue Conversion

5029 N. Kenmore rendering (Space Architects & Planners) Expect to hear the pitter-patter of construction any moment.Cedar Street's conversion of the Agudas Achim Synagogue at 5029 N. Kenmore was issued building permits on December 4 according to Chicago Cityscape.The historic synagogue built in 1922 will be converted into a total of 40 residential units. There will also be 21 parking spaces on site.
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