Monthly Archives: May 2017



DEVELOPMENT WITHOUT DISPLACEMENT DISCUSSION IN PILSEN

Notes On The Table Discussion¬†5.18.2017 DEVELOPMENT WITHOUT DISPLACEMENT DISCUSSION IN PILSEN – Attendees – Diverse crowd, ages ranging from 16 to 70. Approximately 50 residents – Longtime Pilsen residents, new residents and transplants, and ex-residents. – Community activists, small business owners, up and coming developers, journalists and students. What issues were discussed? – In Pilsen, […]

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With gentrification on the march, families fighting eviction in Pilsen

  A coalition representing families facing eviction from an apartment building at 1722 W. 21st. St. held a news conference and protest on April 22. The families hope to stay in the building at least until the school year ends. A spokesperson for a coalition representing six families facing eviction from an apartment building at […]

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