- Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale
- Bronzeville, Near South Side
- Englewood, Chatham
- Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore
- Jefferson Park, Portage Park
- Lakeview, Boystown, Wrigleyville
- Lincoln Park, Old Town
- Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park
- Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale
- Pilsen, Little Village, West Loop
- Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
- Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town
Avondale Park And Its Field House, Suffering From Decades Of Neglect, To Get $2.86M Overhaul
The renovation project is being funded with Tax Increment Finance dollars. The funding was approved by City Council last week.
It’s Official: 100% Affordable Housing Complex Coming To Lot Near Logan Square Blue Line Station, Council Says
The 100-unit, seven-story affordable housing complex at 2602-38 N. Emmett St. will include about 4,300 square feet of retail space facing Kedzie Avenue.
We Can’t Use Cash From Scrapped Summer Fests To Help Chicagoans Pay Rent, City Says — But Aldermen Not Giving Up
Because the major summer events are canceled, the city won't be getting revenue from those events, which means there won't be savings to redistribute, a city spokesperson said.
Use Canceled Blues Fest, House Fest Money To Help Chicagoans With Rent, Mortgage Payments, Aldermen Propose
Chicago's original COVID-19 Housing Assistance Grant drew an overwhelming response — about 83,000 people applied for 2,000 grants.
Hermosa Residents At Higher Risk Of Infection, Economic Stress Than Logan Square Residents, Data Show
Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa's 35th Ward office made maps using a wide range of census data to determine where to focus its coronavirus mutual aid efforts.
New Lawsuit From Logan Square Landlords Aims To Stop Affordable Development — But It Won’t Work, Officials Say
While the all-affordable housing complex on Emmett Street will eliminate a parking lot, most residents support making the area more affordable.
Invisible Evictions: As Developers Flock To Logan Square And Pilsen, Renters Quietly Forced Out
They didn't miss a rent payment or break the rules, but families in rapidly gentrifying neighborhoods are getting the boot as landlords look to cash in — with little notice or recourse.
Demolition Along 606 Halted For 6 Months As City Looks Into Impact Of Gentrification
The ban will begin Feb. 1. and end Aug. 1.
Plan To Stall Development Along 606 Trail Wins Lightfoot’s Support Ahead Of Council Vote
Mayor Lori Lightfoot supported a scaled-back version of the plan Tuesday after initially blasting the original proposal as misguided and likely illegal.
Lightfoot Blasts Proposal To Freeze Development Near 606: ‘We Need A Surgical Knife, Not A Club’
Mayor Lori Lightfoot blasted a proposal to freeze construction near the 606 as a misguided effort that is likely illegal.
New 606 Anti-Gentrification Plan Would Ban New Housing, Teardowns Along The Trail For 14 Months
The ordinance aims to pump the brakes on the booming real estate market along the trail that has displaced many Latino residents.
Developers Of Logan Square Boutique Hotel Aim To Start Construction In Spring
Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa said developers had a hard time figuring out who owns the property next to the Grace's Furniture building.
Logan Square All-Affordable Apartments Score City Council Approval Despite Ald. Lopez’s Push To Stall Project
Ald. Ray Lopez said people called his South Side ward office to speak out against the proposal, but the zoning change was ultimately granted.
7-Eleven Kills Plans To Build Gas Station At Montrose And Kimball
Neighbors opposed the idea of adding gas pumps outside the existing Albany Park 7-Eleven.
All-Affordable Housing Complex Next To Logan Square Blue Line Station Heading To Key City Panel For Approval
It's welcome news to proponent Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa (35th). "Once it crosses this hurdle, it essentially means it's a matter of time before there's a crane and the building is being erected," he said.
Albany Park Neighbors Say No To Plans For 7-Eleven Gas Station, And Aldermen Agree
A proposal was recently submitted by 7-Eleven to add four double-sided gas pumps in its parking lot at 4346 N. Kimball Ave.
New Gas Station Proposed For Corner Of Kimball and Montrose Avenues
The plans for the new gas station will be presented to the community on Wednesday at Henry Elementary School, 4250 N. St. Louis Ave., at 6 p.m.
Ald. Carlos Ramirez-Rosa Moves Into New Ward Office On Milwaukee Avenue
The 35th Ward office moved to 2934 N. Milwaukee Ave., Unit C over Labor Day weekend.
Lightfoot Blames Rahm For $838 Million Budget Gap, Says She Hopes To Avoid Property Tax Hike — But Nothing Is ‘Off The Table’
Lightfoot told the crowd she inherited a "staggeringly large budget deficit," not addressing her predecessor Rahm Emanuel by name but referencing the $1 billion budget hole.
Activist Magda Ramirez-Castañeda, Leader In Pilsen’s Chicana Movement, Dies: ‘She Was A Warrior’
Her five-decade fight inspired at least two aldermen and so many more. "She couldn’t see someone being bullied, put down or exploited without feeling a need to do something."