Extra Extra: Netflix Original Series Sense 8 Filming Will Take Place in the Neighborhood this Weekend

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Whoa awesome! In case you missed the announcement today…

Filming for scenes in the upcoming season of the Netflix Original Series, Sense 8 will take place in Andersonville this weekend, January 23-24, on Paulina St. from Balmoral Ave. We’ve included the announcement to residents below.

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Dear Residents and Businesses,

Unpronounceable Productions, LLC. will be filming in your neighborhood on January 23-24, 2016. We are preparing the area for our upcoming filming with the full cooperation of the Illinois Film Office, The Chicago Film Office and the Chicago Police Department.

The City has issued street parking permits for our production vehicles. For this reason there will be NO PARKING on the following streets:

FULL STREET CLOSURE

JANUARY 23, 2016 6PM UNTIL JANUARY 23, 2016 11:00PM

PAULINA ST FROM BALMORAL AVE TO CATALPA AVE
INTERMITTENT TRAFFIC CONTROL JANUARY 23, 2016 6PM UNTIL JANUARY 23, 2016 11:00PM

RASCHER AVE FROM RAVENSWOOD AVE TO ASHLAND AVE
BALMORAL AVE FROM RAVENSWOOD AVE TO ASHLAND AVE
NO PARKING

JANUARY 23, 2016 9:00AM UNTIL JANUARY 24, 2016 7:00PM

BOTH SIDES OF PAULINA ST FROM BALMORAL AVE TO CATALPA AVE
BOTH SIDES OF RASCHER AVE FROM RAVENSWOOD AVE TO ASHLAND AVE
BOTH SIDES OF BALMORAL AVE FROM RAVENSWOOD AVE TO 1620 W
BALMORAL

BOTH SIDES OF RAVENSWOOD AVE FROM 5720 N RAVENSWOOD AVE TO 5630
N RAVENSWOOD AVE

In the past Thirty-five years, more than 1300 film and television projects have been made in Illinois creating over 700,000 temporary jobs and leaving in excess of 1.7 billion dollars in our economy. Ultimately it is the cooperation of individuals like you that make Illinois a great place to make movies. We will do our best to resolve any questions or concerns. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.

The Locations Department

Stuart Berberich – Asst. Location Manager

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