About this site

This informational website was created in response to the continuous flow of interest and inquiries regarding the history and future of the abandoned Saint Boniface property located in Chicago’s West Town neighborhood at the corner of Chestnut and Noble streets in Chicago.


Before Contacting This Site

This website is not associated with The Archdiocese of Chicago and does not have access to records of former parishioners. We suggest inquiries concerning such information be directed to The Archdiocese of Chicago's Archives and Records Department

This website does not own or manage the Saint Boniface property and cannot grant access to the church or grounds. We suggeste all inquiries of this nature be directed to the current owner and operator Carefree Development LLC

Thank you for your interest and please check back as this website will be updated as new information becomes available to the community and is made public.

Carefree Development LLC is the current owner of the Saint Boniface church building and property. St. Boniface LLC was formed when Carefree took on "partners" solely for the St. Boniface project.

Most Recent Update

July 1, 2016

The Chicago Academy of Music (CA0M), in partnership with Stas Development, has presented to the City of Chicago and the Neighbors of Saint Boniface (NOSB) new plans for the Saint Boniface property. Details of the plans are as follows.

• 15 large condominiums within the church

• 19-22 condominium units in a new four-story structure on Chestnut St.

• four-story building on the Noble St. side with two small commercial units and music classrooms on the first floor, 8 studio apartments that would be used by the CAoM to house staff and visiting performers on the second floor and a small auditorium on the third and fourth floors.

• Plan includes landmarking the church building

• Parking for all residential units would be provided on site

• Parking for performances is still being worked out

All past updates can be found on the Timeline page of this site.



Saint Boniface Info

Before contacting us please read the note above.