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  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    INTERIOR ALTERATION, INCLUDING MEP, FOR EXISTING 6 RESIDENTIAL DWELLING UNITS FOR EXISTING 6 RESIDENTIAL UNITS, 3 STORY BRICK BUILDING AS PER PLANS**CERTIFIED CORRECTIONS- - SUBJECT TO FIELD INSPECTIONS & AUDIT **

    1520 W. 18th Pl. Issued February 15, 2018 Comment

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Here are Pilsen's 3 latest businesses to open

Mestiza 1523 W. 18th St. (between Ashland Ave. & Laflin St.)

1324 W. 18th St. (between Allport St. & Throop St.)

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1239 W. 18th St. (between Allport St. & Throop St.)

    Here are Pilsen's 3 latest businesses to open
    Interested in discovering the newest restaurant and retail additions to Pilsen? From a Mexican crafts store to a modern American restaurant, read on to see the newest businesses to land in this part of Chicago. 1523 W. 18th St. (between Ashland Ave. & Laflin St.) Mexican art.
    http://abc7chicago.com

Feb 08

  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    CONVERT FIRST FLOOR INTO ONE DWELLING UNIT PER SPECIAL USE AND CONVERT TWO SECOND FLOOR UNITS INTO ONE UNIT FOR A TOTAL OF TWO DWELLING UNITS, ONE ON THE FIRST AND ONE ON THE SECOND FLOOR.SELF-CERT

    1702 S. Paulina St. Issued February 6, 2018 Comment

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Updated Feb 07

How Restaurants Feed the Gentrification Debate in Pilsen and Logan Square

“If you’re going to [bank] on people coming in from outside the neighborhood, you’re starting off on the wrong foot,” said Gutierrez, who opened a new Mexican restaurant with his family called Canton Regio, 1510 W. 18th Street, after a fire shut down Nuevo Leon.

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When the ramen joint took over 30-year-old Mexican restaurant El Charro, 2410 N. Milwaukee Avenue, it was a sharp example of a trendy eatery replacing a Mexican-owned establishment, and many neighbors weren’t pleased.

    How Restaurants Feed the Gentrification Debate in Pilsen and Logan Square
    Last summer, Christian Diaz was walking with his aunt past all of the new restaurants and bars along Logan Square's Milwaukee Avenue when she made a striking remark. A Mexican immigrant who has lived in the area for decades, Diaz's aunt said "some of the restaurants made her feel like a cockroach," said Diaz, an organizer with the community group Logan Square Neighborhood Association.
    https://chicago.eater.com

  • “I resent how unfriendly those businesses are to families,” said Diaz with Logan Square Neighborhood Association said of Furious Spoon and the string of new bars along the Milwaukee Avenue corridor, many of them offering cocktails for more than $10......

    Comments like this make it difficult to have a logical discussion.

  • If business has been great for the existing establishment I doubt they would have sold. Unfortunately existing businesses need existing residents to have a little spending money. Failing that, another concept must come in or you have a boarded up building for years or decades.

    Support the local businesses you like or shut up when they shutter.

    There haven't been as many job opportunities in these gentrifying areas for decades as there are now. Too bad wielding a can of spray paint doesn't look so good on a job application.

  • People want to dictate what businesses open and what customers they should serve. Sorry, but that kind of thinking can be turned right back around on you when somebody says they don't want businesses serving your kind in their neighborhood.

    Everybody gets to vote with their wallet. If nobody went to Furious Spoon, it would close.

Feb 07

  • Ink! Ink! Ink!

    Mrs. Cruz is asking for $398.21:
    My students need black and color ink for our printing jobs.
    Cooper Dual Language Academy Comment

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TRP continues fight for immigrant community as national DACA debate continues

© 2013 – 2018 The Resurrection Project 1818 S. Paulina Street Chicago, IL 60608 312-666-1323

    TRP continues fight for immigrant community as national DACA debate continues - The Resurrection Project
    Share this: TRP continues to raise awareness and funds for our immigrant community. Now more than ever, we urge Congress to pass a permanent legislative solution to DACA. Join TRP's efforts. Learn more HERE.
    http://resurrectionproject.org

Feb 01

Nueva Vida January 2018: The Resurrection Project’s Newsletter

© 2013 – 2018 The Resurrection Project 1818 S. Paulina Street Chicago, IL 60608 312-666-1323

    Nueva Vida January 2018: The Resurrection Project's Newsletter - The Resurrection Project
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    http://resurrectionproject.org

Feb 01

TRP Co-Founder, Father Charles Dahm, featured in WTTW story

© 2013 – 2018 The Resurrection Project 1818 S. Paulina Street Chicago, IL 60608 312-666-1323

    TRP Co-Founder, Father Charles Dahm, featured in WTTW story - The Resurrection Project
    Share this:"You can stand by and watch things, or you can try to make things better." - Father Charles Dahm Read WTTW's story HERE
    http://resurrectionproject.org

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Trolley Tour and Home Purchase Counseling Resources aim to boost homeownership in the Back of the Yards neighborhood

© 2013 – 2018 The Resurrection Project 1818 S. Paulina Street Chicago, IL 60608 312-666-1323

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4600 S Wood St., Chicago, IL

    Trolley Tour and Home Purchase Counseling Resources aim to boost homeownership in the Back of the Yards neighborhood - The Resurrection Project
    Share this:CHICAGO, IL - January 27, 2018 Trolley Tour and Home Purchase Counseling Resources aim to boost homeownership in the Back of the Yards neighborhood WHAT: In partnership with LISC, City of Chicago and US Bank; Full Circle Homes aims to boost homeownership in the Back of the Yards neighborhood through a free Trolley Tour ...
    http://resurrectionproject.org

Jan 31

Reflecting on 2017, a letter from CEO, Raul I. Raymundo

© 2013 – 2018 The Resurrection Project 1818 S. Paulina Street Chicago, IL 60608 312-666-1323

    Reflecting on 2017, a letter from CEO, Raul I. Raymundo - The Resurrection Project
    Share this:Dear friends and supporters, We are incredibly grateful for all you have done to support our mission this past year. Thanks to you, we have made tremendous progress towards achieving goals outlined in our Vision 2020 Strategic Plan to expand our Community Resurrection Model and accelerate our impact.
    http://resurrectionproject.org

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Updated Jan 29

Piano teacher?

Hi, I'm looking for a piano teacher for my five year old. Any recommendations? We have a piano, so we're able to have someone come to us, if needed. Thanks!

  • These are great ideas, thank you! I also found a site, takelessons.com, where you can look within an area code and see reviews for a teacher, too. I'm going to check out the places you recommended, as well. Thank you!

  • Follow-up, I tried the takelessons.com and had a miserable experience. Wouldn't stop harassing me after I created a profile, and when I did try to enlist a teacher, the teacher backed out within 30 minutes. Was told I would have someone try and help find a replacement, but no one ever contacted me and I called to get a refund. So, just FYI! Now looking at other options.

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  • Permit issued for renovation/alteration

    INTERIOR REMODELING OF 2ND FLOOR DWELLING UNIT (A-1) IN EXISTING TWO-STORY MIX-USED. NO WORK IN 1ST FLOOR MERCANTILE- BAR (F). **Certified Plan Corrections Project - Conditional Permit: Subject to field inspections **

    1659 W. Cullerton St. Issued January 23, 2018 Comment

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Jan 25

  • Math Centers

    Mrs. Cruz is asking for $308.75:
    My students need an Early Math Instant Learning Center for Math small groups.
    Cooper Dual Language Academy Comment

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Updated Jan 24

In search of a small house or apt in Bridgeport , Ch. Il. 60608

The max rent is 900.00

  • Lily Maggie Lily Maggie Bridgeport resident

    Im looking for an apt, or small house to rent in Bridgeport, zip code 60608

    Move In date Jan/2018

  • Hi, we have an available apt at 26th and Princeton, if you are interested. It's a smaller 2 bed for $850.

  • Peter Drossos Douglas Park

    I have a 2 bedroom by Roosevelt and Western. Newly rehabbed. Great unit. Message me if you are interested.

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Looking for a good honest plumber for Pilsen

Some friends of mine on 21st street are having a clogged toilet problem. Three-story house, it's a problem with the toilet on the second floor, only. Seems isolated to that stack. They need a good plumber, but obv. like everyone else, they're budget-minded folks.

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