A rendering of the proposed development at 5150 N. Northwest Hwy.Image courtesy Full Circle Communities

After Fights And Furious Debates, Jefferson Park Affordable Housing Complex Poised For Final Approval

Ald. Arena was praised by other aldermen for continuing to fight for affordable housing options despite opposition.

Jefferson Park, Portage Park Primary category in which blog post is published
Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park Primary category in which blog post is published

Wait, Are Two-Flats Only A Chicago Thing? Why These Uniquely Chicago Homes Have Thrived For A Century

Despite their history as affordable options for working families, two-flats are "in distress" as people convert them into single-family homes.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town Primary category in which blog post is published

The Silver Room Extending Its Stay In Wicker Park — As Long As The Community Supports It

Eric Williams will maintain The Silver Room's Wicker Park location -- so long as business flows.