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Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards

Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards
Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards

El Paseo Community Garden In Pilsen Wins MacArthur Foundation Creative Placemaking Award

The community garden sprung up atop reclaimed industrial land in Pilsen.

Pilsen, Little Village, Back of the Yards

West Side Projects Win Recognition At Neighborhood Development Awards

The Austin Quality of Life Plan, a blueprint for the neighborhood's future, and the Hatchery Chicago, a food business incubator, won awards.

Austin, Garfield Park, North Lawndale

Independence Library & Apartments Wins Architectural Excellence Award

The building that houses a library and affordable senior housing was recognized as a "truly creative and attractive design that meets public and private needs."

Lincoln Square, North Center, Irving Park

How You Can Help Your Favorite Neighborhood Group Win $15K

LISC Chicago, will be accepting online submissions for these neighborhood projects until Sept. 17, and winners will be announced next Spring.