Development & Project Updates

Hanover Park is a dynamic community of over 38,000 with a strong business environment, encompassing over 430 businesses, five million square feet of industrial and one million square feet of commercial retail. Our central location in Chicago's northwest suburbs ensures retail expenditures of over $500 million a year. The Village's significant TIF incentives and AA bond rating make Hanover Park a smart place to do develop and open a business. Many business owners, property owners and developers have seen the development potential of Hanover Park (PDF)

ongoing projects

The following are just some of the many projects that are taking place within our thriving community. These are just some of the great projects going on around our community, but there are still other great parcels of land and properties that contain available real estate to help fit your business or development needs. Call Community Development at 630-823-5780 to get started on your next development or business project!

Briana's pancake house

Hanover Square will be home to the latest Brianna’s Pancake House location. Brianna’s Pancake House  will be occupying the space at 6680 Barrington Road in the Hanover Square Shopping Center and will serve a variety of different items from breakfast classics to hearty dinner dishes. The space is currently under construction while the interior is being renovated.    

Hollywood taste

New American Cuisine restaurant coming to Hanover Park. Hollywood Taste will be renovating the building at 1780 Irving Park Road next door to Bungalow Joe’s and will feature a variety of different items including burgers, Italian beef, gyros, and chicken. The site is currently under construction but expected to open soon.

Verandah Senior Adult Community

Construction has begun and the first units sold at 900 Irving Park Road (former Menard's) for a senior housing development. The “Verandah” project will contain town homes, condominiums, memory care and assisted living units. It will be the first senior retirement development within our community and will feature several amenities, lush landscaping and a retail pad at the corner of Olde Salem Road and Irving Park Road for future commercial use. The Village Board recently approved the Final Plat for Unit 1, consisting of 4 townhome buildings for a total of 18 units. Site grading and underground utility work began in mid-March. An entrance drive has been constructed off of Olde Salem Road, with the first townhome to be built immediately north of it, and the staging area to be immediately south of the roadway. The first building contains model homes and is already built. The second building is being backfilled and plans for the third building have been submitted.

 Neehee's Indian Street Food

A new "Indian street-food" concept called Neehee's will be occupying the former Wendy's restaurant located at 1850 Army Trail Road in Spring 2018. This building will be overhauled with a holistic renovation which will include: new exterior elevations, new landscaping, renovations to the kitchen and customer dining areas. The proposed business owner will be removing the drive-through facilities to accommodate a sit-down restaurant layout. The restaurant is currently under construction.


Karaka Bar and Grill is located at 5678 Arlington Dr. E.  They are expected to open towards the end of 2019.  

Briana's Pancake House
Senior Adult Community Housing
Indian Street Food Restaurant

Recent projects

The following are projects that were recently completed in our community. For additional information regarding these projects, please contact the Community & Economic Development department at (630) 823-5780.


Asian fusion comes to Hanover Park! Yummy Station is occupying the space at 1553 Irving Park Road next door to Supermercado Chapala and features Hibachi grill cuisine and Thai ice cream. This location is now open.


A new 6,000 square foot medical center is open on the south side of Hanover Park at 1900 Army Trail Road. The former Spring Garden Restaurant, located at, under-went significant renovations which included new elevations, interior layout, landscaping, parking, lighting and more open space. The new medical center includes space for a dentist, chiropractor, physical therapist, primary care and urgent care. The business owners have another location in a nearby community, but this will be their flagship location.


A new specialty liquor store has purchased and has begun renovating the building at 1801 Irving Park Road next door to Hanover Pharmacy and Bliss Medicine. Mike’s Wine & Spirits will sell a variety of alcoholic beverages from different regions in the world. The site is currently under construction but Mike’s Wine & Spirits has another location in Rosemont.


Hanover Park will be home to the latest EverClean location. EverClean has purchased and is building a new car wash at 2020 Lake Street in between Suburban Tire and Symphony Hanover Park. EverClean strives to provide an unique car wash experience with superb customer service and membership program for its customers. This site is currently under construction but EverClean has locations in Bartlett, Lake in the Hills, and St. Charles.

Medical Center Building