Monthly Archives: April 2011



JOIN US TO STOP POLLUTION IN PILSEN

Wednesday April 20 2011

City Council, Thursday 21, 10 AM Clean Air Ordinance Hearing After a long fight to stop coal plant pollution, particularly in low income minority neighborhoods, the Chicago City Council will hold a joint hearing of the Energy and Health Committees Thursday, April 21, at 10 AM. A vote from the joint committee can move the […]

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High Levels of Airborne Toxic Lead – Pilsen Residents Demand Immediate Action

Wednesday April 20 2011

Concerned residents near Manuel Perez Jr. Elementary School in Pilsen, 1241 W. 19th St., are demanding immediate action to bring under control high levels of airborne lead reported by the Chicago Tribune April 1. Two local plants are believed to be behind the latest pollution reports. Lead monitors displayed for a year by the Environmental […]

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