About 40 residents gathered into a packed room at the Preservation of Affordable Housing’s Woodlawn Resource Center for the public meeting.Troy Closson/ Block Club Chicago

Woodlawn Residents Say City-Owned Lots Near Obama Library Should Become Affordable Housing, Walkable Business Corridor

The library is slated to open 2021.

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Help Clean Up Englewood Again! #TheHoodTakeover, Part 2, Is On This Weekend

Englewood resident Shamica Wilson is looking for more volunteers, cleaning supplies and donations to help clear garbage and debris off of 14 blocks along Racine Avenue. Find out how you can help.

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After Strike, University Of Illinois Hospital, Nurses Reach Tentative Contract Agreement

The contract includes hiring 160 full-time nurses to cut down caseloads, improved wages and more protective measures amid the pandemic.