Gen. Nos. 10,947-10,957. (Consolidated.).

108 Ill. App.2d 307 (1969)

247 N.E.2d 446

Charles W. Williams and Janita J. Williams, Plaintiffs-Appellees, v. City of Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, a Municipal Corporation, Robert J. McGraw, et al., Defendants-Appellants, Robert S. Tomb, Trustee, Intervening Petitioner-Appellant, and Paul G. Anderson, Jr., Plaintiff-Appellant. Robert S. Tomb, Trustee, and City of Bloomington, McLean County, Illinois, a Municipal Corporation, Intervening Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. George E. Holder, et al., Defendants-Appellees.

Appellate Court of Illinois — Fourth District.

Rehearing denied May 23, 1969.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

E. William Rolley, Livingston, Barger, Brandt, Slater & Schroeder, of Bloomington (William R. Brandt and William C. Wetzel, of counsel), and Dunn, Dunn, Brady, Goebel, Ulbrich & Hayes, of Bloomington (Frank M. Brady, of counsel), for appellants.

Thomson, Thomson & Mirza, of Bloomington (Chester Thomson, of counsel), and Campbell, Markowitz, Lawrence & Lenz, of Bloomington (Robert Markowitz, of counsel), for appellees.


Plaintiffs filed for an injunction to restrain the defendants from using a lot zoned for a single-family residence as a driveway or walkway for ingress and egress to their four-unit apartment dwelling located on commercially zoned property. The City of Bloomington intervened to enforce an ordinance which allegedly forbade such use. In this case, the issue distills itself into the basic single question — whether or not such use violates the zoning...

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