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Construction Of $20 Million Auburn Gresham Affordable Housing Complex Could Begin Next Summer

The long-awaited project would bring affordable housing and new stores to vacant land on West 79th Street.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

One Neighborhood, 6 Aldermen: Why Englewood Residents Are Pushing For A More Unified Ward Map

"How are you paying attention to Englewood when you have three or four other communities to monitor?" a longtime resident said. "We need to get aldermen in one big area and say, 'OK, this is Englewood.'” 

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Controversial Affordable Housing Project In Auburn Gresham Will Be Redesigned — But Neighbors Still Want A Grocery Store Instead

Rather than building one affordable housing complex in Auburn Gresham, developers and city officials have proposed adding two.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

‘DuSable Lake Shore Drive’ Name Change Compromise Could Get Sealed By City Council Friday

The City Council is back Friday after a chaotic Wednesday meeting got pushed back. Meanwhile, 22 aldermen sent Mayor Lori Lightfoot a letter asking her to follow City Council procedures.

Citywide

Critics Of Changing Lake Shore Drive To DuSable Drive Suggest Alternatives — But Supporters Aren’t Backing Down

Ald. David Moore said the votes are still there to pass an ordinance that would rename Lake Shore Drive after Jean Baptiste Point du Sable — and said attempts to rename the Riverwalk and Millennium Park in its place won't work.

Downtown

Auburn Gresham Neighbors Push Back On Affordable Housing Proposal, Say They Want Businesses First

Neighbors spoke out against Auburn Gardens, a $20 million retail and residential space slated to be built on vacant land at 838-58 W. 79th St.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Naming Riverwalk And Park — Not Lake Shore Drive — After Du Sable A Better Way To Honor City Founder, Lightfoot Says

Mayor Lori Lightfoot's plan was announced after aldermen proposed naming Lake Shore Drive after du Sable, which angered some residents.

Downtown

Some Auburn Gresham Residents Say They Don’t Want City-Backed Affordable Housing On 79th Street

Residents called for more commercial-focused development and better communication from city officials.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Englewood Aldermen Commend Neighbors For Stepping Up To Help Amid Carjacking Surge

Local businessmen and volunteers are stepping up to stand watch at neighborhood gas stations as part of "Operation Safe Pump."

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Here’s Where To Get A Free Dinner In Englewood On Friday

Two hundred dinners will given away Friday afternoon at Cafe 75, 7550 S. Halsted St.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Construction Starts Soon On Auburn Park Metra Station Along Rock Island Line

The three-year, multimillion dollar project promises to give Auburn Gresham an economic boost.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Developers Break Ground On 40 Units Of Affordable Housing In Auburn Gresham

The solar-powered, energy-efficient project is one of two developments planned for the area by 548 Capital.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Ogden Park’s New Football Field And Track Is Ready For Play: ‘It Feels Good To See It Happen’

The $2.7 million project is just one part of the plan Moore has for the 115 year-old park.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

‘There’s Nothing Gangsta’ About Killing A Child: Devastated Parents Of Slain Englewood Toddler Beg Young Men To Stop Shooting

Community leaders on the ground and in the statehouse are working on solutions to quell city violence as the parents of Sincere Gaston mourn.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Hungry? Get A Free Meal At JJ Fish And Chicken In Englewood Monday

Ald. David Moore is teaming up with the popular local chain to give out free meals.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

With City’s Largest Coronavirus Cluster Now On South Side, Aldermen Beg Residents To Stay Home

Auburn Gresham's 60620 zip code now has the highest number of confirmed coronavirus cases of any Chicago zip code, with 359.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

What Will Replace Auburn Gresham’s Closed Sav-A-Lot? Alderman Courting Multiple Grocers

Ald. David Moore hopes to fill the vacancy left by the discount grocer as soon as possible.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

It’s Time To Make Juneteenth An Official City Holiday, Ald. Says: ‘Black History Is American History’

Juneteenth — or June 19 — marks the emancipation of enslaved Black Americans, and should be celebrated citywide, supporters say.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Auburn Gresham’s Save-A-Lot To Close Feb. 22, But Alderman Wants To Stop It

The discount supermarket blamed the decision on failing to meet sales quotas, said Ald. David Moore.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

What Will Make Englewood Thrive? Investment In People, Residents Say At Packed Town Hall: ‘We Are Our Own Solution’

More than 500 people and five aldermen packed a South Side auditorium to discuss solutions to issues facing Englewood.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham
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