On November 12, 2014, the Single Room Occupancy Preservation Ordinance passed 47-2 out of City Council and into law. Congratulations on this huge victory! Fifteen Aldermen and the Mayor stood and spoke on the floor in favor of the Ordinance, of preserving low-income housing, and of the work of ONE Northside. The Ordinance regulates the […]
Our SRO work made the cover of the Washington Post on November 13, 2014. The subheading is taken from ONE Northside member Adelaide Meyers’s quote: “It’s like a systematic taking over of where poor people live. ” Please check out the article here!
Today the Uptown and Rogers Park CeaseFire teams where able to spend time with students from Truman Community College talking about the ramifications of violence in our communities, what CeaseFire is doing about it and how students can get involved. if you are interested in getting involved or know anyone who is, contact Chris Patterson […]
The Mental Health Justice Team at ONE Northside is proud to announce that we have won the Crisis Intervention Training (CIT) Campaign! After working on this campaign since May 2013, we landed on victory with the Chicago Police Department. The CPD has doubled its annual CIT Training goals to 400 officers in Basic CIT. Additionally, […]