A “co-living” apartment project where residents would get paired up with roommates and share amenities was proposed for the long-vacant lot at California Avenue and Division Street in Humboldt Park.Mina Bloom / Block Club Chicago / Rendering Provided

‘Co-Living’ Apartment Complex Planned For Long-Vacant Lot At California And Division In Humboldt Park

Targeted at millennials, "co-living" is similar to student housing in that all renters need to bring with them are a toothbrush and clothes.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale Primary category in which blog post is published
Midway, West Lawn Primary category in which blog post is published

Hancock College Prep Votes Out Police, Becoming 4th CPS School To Remove Cops On Campus

A 6-4 majority voted against keeping officers at the Southwest Side school during a Thursday night meeting.

Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop Primary category in which blog post is published

Left Out of Federal Benefits, Undocumented Immigrants Are Running Out of Options

As debate rages in Washington, undocumented immigrants fear that federal relief may never come. Southwest Side community organizers see a need for systemic change.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore Primary category in which blog post is published

South Side Bike Rides Creating New Form Of Activism, Solidarity And Positivity For Black Cyclists

"Bike riding is an outward display of power, an outward display of freedom," one community organizer said.