27 hours ago

Workshop: Playing with Rescued Dogs

This summer, help children learn to enjoy dogs, treat animals kind, and approach dogs safely! Attend a small one on one workshop for children and adults to understand dogs better at Urban Art Retreat garden. Meet our friendly rescued dogs and have fun! Play in the garden, teach the dogs commands, feed them doggie biscuits, and wade in the pool! contact@urbanartretreat.com Register for a day that you can make it to a free workshop!

27 hours ago

Safe Space Field Trip to Urban Art Retreat

Summer Days in the garden and the art studio at Urban Art Retreat & the Peace Park are FREE opportunities for safe & facilitated afternoons in North Lawndale for youth & adults. Our organization provides guided afternoons between 1-4p.m. Activities take place at 1957 S. Spaulding Ave. and at 2101 S. Spaulding Ave. across the street.

Mostly Saturday/Monday/Wednesday afternoons we will include picking up litter in the area followed by a snack, then a hands-on project (carpentry or cement or...

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Summer Days in the garden and the art studio at Urban Art Retreat & the Peace Park are FREE opportunities for safe & facilitated afternoons in North Lawndale for youth & adults. Our organization provides guided afternoons between 1-4p.m. Activities take place at 1957 S. Spaulding Ave. and at 2101 S. Spaulding Ave. across the street.

Mostly Saturday/Monday/Wednesday afternoons we will include picking up litter in the area followed by a snack, then a hands-on project (carpentry or cement or mural art). Also, some gardening & an art project. We will water plants & paint!
Let us know when you would like to visit.

Your group can make an appointment for a Field Trip to visit our site for a Summer Day at Urban Art Retreat. Send us an email at contact@urbanartretreat.com

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  • Permit issued for easy permit process

    REPAIR DRYWALL 5/8 GYP. BOARD CEILINGS, REPAIR REAR WOOD PORCH STEPS AND RAILINGS S.A.E. CERAMIC FLOORS REPLACE WINDOWS AND REPLACE 8 PLUMBING FIXTURES & 1 HOT WATER HEATER. REPAIRS ONLY TO (2) CHIMNEYS PER VIOLATIONS.

    1870 S. Kedzie Ave. Issued June 11, 2018 Comment

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  • Permit issued for electric wiring

    A) INSTALL;120/240 VOLTS, SINGLE PHASE,3 WIRES, 200 AMPS,1)METER ELECTRICAL SERVICE.B) REPAIR OR REPLASE DEVICES,LIGHT FIXTURES ETC. AS NEEDED .TRU-OUT.

    1870 S. Kedzie Ave. Issued June 7, 2018 Comment

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Jun 07

‘It’s terrifying’: Chicago community fears 4 missing females may be linked

Activists and West Side residents plan to hold a news conference at 11 a.m. Tuesday outside the Ogden District police station, 3315 W. Ogden Ave.

This article has 3 other Chicago locations (Show)

Victoria Garrett, 15, was last seen June 5 in the 4000 block of West Grenshaw Street.

Sadaria Davis, 15, was last seen April 27 in the 4200 block of West Adams Street. She was found dead May 11.

3600-3629 W. 16th St.

    'It's terrifying': Chicago community fears 4 missing females may be linked
    CHICAGO - A Chicago pastor and West Side mother are seeking help finding young women and teen girls who have recently gone missing in the city. The duo, like many on the West Side, are wondering whether the cases could be linked.
    http://wgntv.com

Jun 07

  • Yoga & Mindfulness Training Supplies

    Ms. Glenn is asking for $161.08:
    I need a new yoga mat that will sustain during my training and beyond, I also need a meditation cushion for meditative exercises, these items are on my supply list for Breathe For Change program.
    North Lawndale College Prep - Christiana Comment

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Updated Jun 06

Alderman Complaints ?

http://www2.illinois.gov/oeig/Pages/faq.aspx

Here is the information to Make a Complaint or open up an investigation on your Alderman or Anyone else.

the 24th Ward has had Chandler long enough to have some idea of where he's allocating Funds that are supposed to be used to improve the ward. Has Anyone noticed construction or improvements anywhere ? If so please let us know. If not Please use the information below to Bring some HEAT into this WARD

A complaint may be filed...

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http://www2.illinois.gov/oeig/Pages/faq.aspx

Here is the information to Make a Complaint or open up an investigation on your Alderman or Anyone else.

the 24th Ward has had Chandler long enough to have some idea of where he's allocating Funds that are supposed to be used to improve the ward. Has Anyone noticed construction or improvements anywhere ? If so please let us know. If not Please use the information below to Bring some HEAT into this WARD

A complaint may be filed with this Office in writing, preferably on an OEIG complaint form, or orally. You may file a complaint by (i) completing a form online at https://www2.illinois.gov/oeig/Pages/OnlineComplaint.aspx, (ii) calling the Office's toll-free hotline (866) 814-1113; (iii) sending a completed complaint form to the Office of Executive Inspector General for the Agencies of the Illinois Governor, Attention Complaint Division, 32 West Randolph, Suite 1900, Chicago, Illinois 60601; (iv) faxing a completed complaint form to (312) 814-5479; (v) contacting the Office by telecommunications device for the disabled (TTY) at (888) 261-2734 or (vi) visiting the Office at its Springfield or Chicago locations.

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  • Daniel - North Lawndale - 2006 MBA - DePaul - Informations Systems

    Apologies for resurrecting an old thread with a next n related issue. Does anyone know which commissioner or department someone should contact in order to get speed bumps placed in a high traffic alleyway . Also on the subject of issues in North Lawndale and Garfield Park are there any meetings or communicable formats in which we can all meet and discuss issues and resolutions to problems; Outside of my favorite every Block website

  • gpblight 22 Yr East Garfield Resident

    speedbumps are provided by CDOT. email rebekah.scheinfeld@cityofchicago.org, Tom.carney@cityofchicago.org

    There are some restrictions and requirements. I think a traffic study has to be done to justify.

Jun 06

About Discrimination!

We are presenting an exhibit- “About Discrimination".
The Liz Long gallery at Chicago Urban Art Retreat Center, 1957 S. Spaulding Ave. Chicago Illinois 60623 is displaying materials to increase awareness of discrimination and the ism's.
This is an excellent opportunity for a discussion on Discrimination. Any group that schedules an appt. to visit can ask for a facilitated discussion. We will provide this for free.
People can view the display on Saturdays between 1-4p.m. during June or email us to ask for a special showing for themselves and/or their group.
The exhibit is on display through June 30.
ask about free group activities throughout summer including Aug 25 Youth Art Fest in Peace Park 2101 S. Spaulding at 21st.

Jun 06

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