ONE Northside participated in the citywide Take Back Chicago event on Veteran’s Day, November 11th. Citizens from Chicago came together to rally and march through downtown in this event hosted by the Grassroots Collaborative. The theme was around how the Mayor continues to run our city by listening to corporate elites and the 1% who have been pushing an […]
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 […]