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Curtis Tarver
Curtis Tarver

‘Passports For Peace’ Aims To Prevent Violence In South Shore By Showing At-Risk Residents Another Way To Live

Passports for Peace, led by activist William Calloway, will offer out-of-town trips, job training, trusted mentorship and social media monitoring in an effort to prevent violence in South Shore.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Kenwood Academy’s Attendance Boundaries Have Been The Same Since The ’60s. A State Bill May Change That

Chicago Public Schools would routinely review its schools' attendance territories under a bill awaiting Gov. JB Pritzker's signature. "I would like to see students allowed to go to school in their neighborhoods," Rep. Curtis Tarver said.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Ellis Lakeview Tenants, Elected Officials Demand Independent Property Manager After 2 Years Of Failed Inspections

By bringing in a court-appointed receiver, a judge can ensure the proper maintenance that's "clearly been lacking" at the affordable Kenwood tower, Rep. Bobby Rush's office said.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

South Siders Gaining Steam In Effort To Protect Lakefront Homes From Erosion

South Shore residents are applying for federal funding to save private lakefront homes, while officials gave updates on how they're working to protect the area from erosion.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

South Side Lakefront Erosion Has Been Ignored For Too Long, Neighbors Say. Now, They’re Demanding Answers

All Illinoisans who "enjoy the precious natural resource that is our lakefront" should get involved in the lakefront protection effort, state Rep. Curtis Tarver said.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

State Rep. Tarver Blames Clerical Error For Illegal Gun Arrest

State Rep. Curtis Tarver II was arrested Monday evening and charged with carrying a gun with an invalid concealed carry license, a misdemeanor.

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore

Hyde Park Lawmaker Under Fire For Flip-Flopping On Rent Control

"My concern is providing an option that is a Band-aid for an issue that requires stitches," Tarver said. "I don’t want to support something that’s ultimately not sustainable."

Hyde Park, Woodlawn, South Shore