Near West Side

The Near West Side, one of the 77 community areas of , is on the West Side, west of the Chicago River and adjacent to . The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 started on the Near West Side.

Landmarks in the Area

Church of the Epiphany is a historic Episcopal church located at 201 S. Photo: Andrew Jameson, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Union Park Congregational Church and Carpenter Chapel is a historic church building at 60 N. Photo: Andrew Jameson, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Chicago Bulls are an American professional basketball team based in . Photo: Tony, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Union Park is a municipal park in , , comprising 13.46 acres.Located in the… Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

The Illinois Medical District is a special-use zoning district two miles west of in Chicago, . is situated 1 mile southwest of Near West Side. Photo: Hied5, CC BY 3.0.

Little Italy, sometimes combined with University Village into one neighborhood, is on the of Chicago, Illinois. is situated 1 mile southeast of Near West Side.

Greektown is a dining and nightlife district on the of the city of , . is situated 1 mile east of Near West Side. Photo: tomsly, CC BY 2.0.

Ukrainian Village is a neighborhood located on the near west side of Chicago. is situated 1½ miles northwest of Near West Side. Photo: Adam63, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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