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Comcast Announces 172,000 Low-Income Chicagoans Have Crossed the Digital Divide through its Internet Essentials Program

Company Expands Internet Essentials to as many as 91,000 CHA Households…

Company to Donate $125,000 to Fund Local Computer Labs and Digital Literacy Training…

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Internet Essentials

BGA: 15 Years after Chicago Projects Demolished, Housing Vouchers Up in Some Proviso Suburbs

A screenshot of the BGA’s map illustrating the change in the number of suburban housing voucher and public-housing households between 2000 and 2015. || Below: The demolition of one of the Cabrini-Green housing project buildings. 328 more words

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Lathrop Action Continues...a note from Pastor Bruce Ray

Hi everyone,

On Monday, I attended the Lathrop Leadership Team meeting, where the TIF process was on the agenda.

However, before I get to the TIF, … 361 more words


Illinois peeps, check out - Blame HUD for America’s Lead Epidemic

Inadequate federal regulations are egregious contributors to lead poisoning cases in public and low-income housing.. via NYT Opinion http://ift.tt/1QrEfmK


Public Housing Advocates Urge Aldermen To Vote On CHA Overhaul

CHICAGO (CBS) — More than 100 activists gathered outside City Hall on Wednesday, ahead of a City Council Housing Committee hearing, calling on aldermen to pass a long-stalled proposal to overhaul the Chicago Housing Authority. 435 more words


2 Investigators: CHA Collecting Millions In Tax Dollars For Mostly Vacant Housing Complex

CHICAGO (CBS) — Prime Chicago river-front real estate with a rundown housing complex costs all taxpayers millions of dollars a year, even though most of the complex sits empty. 933 more words