Merced Alday, a member of Communities United, voices her support for the new affordable housing initiative Tuesday. Provided

In Push To Preserve Affordable Housing In Albany Park, Developer Aims To Buy Up 250 Apartments

Under a $57 million plan, the developer aims to buy up and renovate 250 units in Albany Park — and then maintain them as longterm affordable apartments.

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Next Stop, Outer Space: Jefferson Park Blue Line Stop Has Some Surreal New Signs

The $25 million renovation of the Jefferson Park Blue Line stop now includes some surreal bus shelters.

Chicagoans Rattled After Getting ‘Extreme Alert’ Text From City, But It Was Only A Test

An "extreme alert" test sent out by the Office of Emergency Management and Communications scared some residents into believing it was the real thing.