From left: Obama Community Benefits Agreement Coalition member Parrish Brown and Alds. Leslie Hairston and Jeanette Taylor speak at a July 23, 2019 press conference ahead of the agreement's introduction.Maxwell Evans/Block Club Chicago

Obama Center Community Benefits Ordinance Can Be Chicago’s Model For Development Without Displacement, Alds. Say

The introduced agreement only addresses housing, but its backers plan to tackle employment, sustainability, education and transportation, too.

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Breonna Taylor Rally Raises Thousands To Help Support Black Women And Girls: ‘It’s Time For Our Voices To Be Heard’

My Block My Hood My City organized the Daley Plaza rally, bringing together hundreds to mourn the 26-year-old EMT shot by police in Louisville and to help support organizations led by and serving Black women and girls.