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8th of September 2010

A New Home for Teen Moms

The Austin Weekly News recently published an article describing a new housing development that will provide housing for 40 young mothers and their children, many from the Humboldt Park community.

7th of September 2010

Chicago Ave. Improvement Project

The Chicago Improvement Project is a plan to reconstruct Chicago Avenue, from Laramie to Grand Avenue. Its expected completion date July 2011, after taking a break from construction during the winter of 2010.

6th of September 2010

Chicago’s Puerto Rican community celebrates Fiesta Boricua weekend.

Thousands participate in a weekend filled with music, food, artistry and the ‘best of our towns’. 

2nd of September 2010

Technology Assistance available for Humboldt Park Businesses

New Business Resource Center will provide technology assistance to Humboldt Park businesses.

1st of September 2010

Everyone Matters an art exhibit celebrating personal healing and empowerment in Humboldt Park

Opening October 8th, the Everyone Matters exhibit showcases the artwork of over 70 Humboldt Park community residents sharing personal messages of resilience and positive life choices where art becomes a tool for empowerment and healing.

Zapata Apartments receive approval from Committee on Zoning

Plans for the construction of the Zapata Apartments continue to move forward after receiving approval from the City of Chicago Committee on Zoning in a spirited public hearing.  

27th of August 2010

Youth Learn Technology, and Something More

First Digital Youth Summer Jobs program inspires success!

19th of August 2010

The 411 on 311

Have you ever wondered how to get a tree trimmed in your parkway? Replace a broken trash bin in your alley? Get graffiti removed from a nearby garage? The answer is the same to these and many other questions that challenge us day to day: The City’s 311 service.

17th of August 2010

‘Green’ Rosa Parks Apartments featured in ChicagoArchitect Magazine

A new era in affordable housing includes the Rosa Parks Homes

16th of August 2010

Westside Writing Project: Interview with Ondelee Perteet

Last year Ondelee Perteet’s entire world was turned on it’s head. When trying to end a conflict at a party, his whole life was altered within a blink of the eye.