Monthly Archives: October 2011



Pilsen Residents Continue their Fight Against Coal with New Allies

Wednesday October 26 2011

After decades of struggle against coal pollution, Pilsen and Little Village may have encountered an ally they did not have in almost six decades: City Hall. Under the headline “Emanuel brokers deal to shutter coal-fired power plants”, Crain’s Chicago Business reported October 15 that Mayor Rahm Emanuel was “close to backing” a formula to trade […]

Read More