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Housing organizations OK to sue Cook Assessor over ex-assessor's 'discriminatory' practices
From Cook County Record: Housing assistance organizations have won the right to continue, for now, with a lawsuit against the Cook County Assessor’s office for past property tax assessment…
How to win over Northwest Side voters: Chicago aldermen candidates hone in on high school plans
Photo Credit: Cassie Walker Burke / Chalkbeat Chicago Organized by the Logan Square Neighborhood Association, Friday’s event brought together candidates from six of the city’s most…
Five Mayoral Hopefuls Commit to Ambitious Progressive Agenda at Forum
“We want the next mayor of Chicago to know we’ve had enough of the devastation in our communities,” said Ashley Galvan Ramos of the Logan Square Neighborhood Association, who helped…
Chicago Neighborhoods Front And Center At Forum For Mayoral Candidates
“We are here to send a message to the candidates that our communities..."
As Gentrification Moves West, Hermosa And Logan Square Leaders Launch Plan To Fight Displacement
"Logan Square Neighborhood Association partnered with Local Initiatives Support Corporation, or LISC, on the 56-page plan, which doubles as a report on the state..."
Plan unveiled to reconfigure Logan Square traffic circle
"Bicyclist Juan Sebastian Arias, who lives in Logan Square and bikes to work in the Loop, supports bike safety. He is also a member of the Logan Square Neighborhood Association, which has raised…
How Chicago Is Making its Own Affordable Housing Crisis Worse
Logan Square residents and supporters march for racial equity and affordable housing in the rapidly gentrifying north side neighborhood of Logan Square in Chicago on October 23, 2018.
Chicago Has A Plan To Build Near CTA Trains. But Who Does It Help?
Christian Diaz of the Logan Square Neighborhood Association stands in the Emmet Street parking lot, a city-owned lot where housing advocates envision an affordable TOD development for working-class…
WCIU-TV QLP Interview/ LISC Chicago
Quality-of-Life Plan and neighborhood.
Neighbors March Against Displacement in Logan Square
The demonstrators called on community members to vote out elected officials who aren’t doing enough to prevent longtime residents from being priced out of the community...
Logan Square Anti-Gentrification March Draws 500 People: ‘Fight Today, Vote Tomorrow’
"I want my son to graduate from the school I graduated from. I want my friends and family to continue to live in their neighborhoods."
Logan Square Activists To March For Development Without Gentrification
More than 600 activists and their supporters are planning to march through the neighborhood next week.
Development In Humboldt Park Sparks Discussions Of Gentrification
“These are monuments to the displacement of working class families in Chicago and it’s a painful..."
Teamwork Englewood’s Grant Will Take Some Safe Passage Workers From The Streets To Inside The Classroom
Teamwork Englewood won a $50,000 grant from the Illinois Parent Mentoring Program, administered by the Logan Square Neighborhood Association , according to Rosalind Moore, director of programs for…
How One Alderman Is Working to Demystify Redevelopment
The signage indicating zoning changes is notoriously impenetrable. In Logan Square, Carlos Ramirez-Rosa is rolling out new rules.
Comunidad se reúne para buscar soluciones al desplazamiento urbano en un barrio de Chicago
"Este jueves una iglesia abrió sus puertas para residentes y varias organizaciones que discutieron sobre este fenómeno en Logan Square..."
New Wave of Parent Mentors Graduate Program
"A new wave of extraordinary parents graduated from one of the city’s fastest growing programs, Parent Mentor on Friday, June 8th at Back of the Yards High School. Originally developed by the…
Lawsuit targets Berrios over biased residential assessments in Cook County
Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios appears before the county board to answer questions raised by a Tribune investigation of property tax rates on July 18, 2017. (Antonio Perez / Chicago Tribune)
How Can We Keep Neighborhood Investments From Causing Displacement?
“The 606 is a great amenity,” Linares said. He noted that, along with the Logan Square Neighborhood Association , LUCHA was a longtime advocate for building the trail. “So when we…
12 More Ways To Help Hurricane Victims In Puerto Rico, Mexico
"Locals haven't stopped raising money for disaster victims in Puerto Rico and Mexico as relief efforts continue..."
CPS Set To Hike Property Taxes $177 A Year On Most Homeowners
"Members of the Chicago Teachers Union and several community groups rallied Thursday at City Hall to tell members of the City Council's Finance Committee that despite the looming tax hike, schools…
Youth Rally Blocks The 606 To Keep Anti-Gentrification Ordinance On Track
"Logan Square has always been my home. I went to grade school in Logan Square and all my memories are in Logan Square. I've seen Latinx people leave, and luxury developments pop up, and I've started…
Residentes de zonas aledañas al sendero 606 se manifiestan para que protejan viviendas asequibles
"Concejales de Chicago presentarán una ordenanza, con el fin de apoyar a la comunidad, que impondría una cuota a los desarrolladores que planean demoler edificios."
Parents Pressure Mayor to Keep Schools Open with TIF Funds
“CPS parents know that closing the schools on June 1st will result in more violence and less support for their children’s education. This is unacceptable in the face of hundreds of…
Fed Up With Gentrification, Latino Teens In Logan Fight Back With Festival
"We're not going to allow developers or Realtors tell [our] stories for us"

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