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  • An unflinching desire to kowtow to authority.
  • A sunny disposition in the face of irate landlords who demand some semblance of fairness.
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Operation Warm Hands Out Thousands Of Winter Coats At Annual Give-Away

CHICAGO (CBS) — A big crowd showed up on a cold morning to get warm winter coats in the Chicago Housing Authority’s Eighth Annual Coat Give-Away, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser. 165 more words


Homeless Activists Sleep at Chicago City Hall

Homeless Activists Sleep

at Chicago City Hall

Homeless Activists Sleeping

Overnight Outside City Hall

“The phrase “persistent poverty” implies that poverty persists despite society’s best efforts to end it. 548 more words


HUD Secretary Troubled By CHA Hoarding Millions

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Obama administration expressed concerns Wednesday about the millions of dollars in funds the Chicago Housing Authority has been hoarding in a great time of need, but said it appears problems are on their way to being solved. 279 more words


Rent Control, Affordable Housing, and the Bloomingdale Trail

The Bloomingdale Trail opened this weekend and it was a bittersweet experience riding my bike along it. It’s beautiful and as someone that loves to bike-ride, it’s going to be a great amenity. 1,032 more words


Mayoral candidates grilled on affordable housing

With Chicago’s mayoral election right around the corner, hundreds gathered at the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church on Tuesday¬†February 17 to grill candidates on issues of affordable housing. ¬† 430 more words


Moreno, Housing Activists Seek To Move CHA Overhaul Plan

CHICAGO (CBS) — Several Aldermen and housing advocates were pushing for action on a proposed ordinance that would give the City Council direct oversight over the Chicago Housing Authority. 301 more words