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New police training academy to be named after Cmdr. Paul Bauer

Construction on the Paul R. Bauer Academy is set to begin later this year in the 4300 block of West Chicago Avenue.

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    New police training academy to be named after Cmdr. Paul Bauer
    CHICAGO -- Chicago's new police and fire training academy in West Garfield Park will be named after Cmdr. Paul Bauer, who was fatally shot last week. Mayor Rahm Emanuel made the announcement before his funeral on Saturday. He said Cmdr. Bauer set an example that future recruits should aspire to.
    http://wgntv.com

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What to expect new neighbor West Humboldt

New to the neighborhood from Logan Square. Wondering what daily life will be like. Is the neighborhood changing for the good and what new businesses are moving to help improve life in west humboldt specifically pulaski and north avenue.

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New Near South high school near done deal, residents push for Near West high school

“But now we have a viable site—the current police academy,” Chacon said. Police training will move to a new $95 million training facility 4301 W. Chicago Ave. in the Garfield Park community in about 2020; the fire academy will move there, too.

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The South Side school will be located in the National Teachers Academy (NTA) building at 55 W. Cermak Rd., which now serves as an elementary school with more than 700 pupils. The West Side...

...pupils. The West Side school might occupy the Chicago Police Academy’s current location at 1300 W. Jackson Blvd. after the academy moves into a new facility...

The current police academy sits adjacent to Whitney Young Magnet High School at 211 S. Laflin St., which ranks among the nation’s top schools but has admission standards too high for many nearby students to achieve.

As another option, officials could transform Spaulding School at 1628 W. Washington Blvd. into a high school, said May Toy, president of the Skinner Park Association. She added...

Community activists also have examined Montefiore at 1310 S. Ashland Ave. as an option, Toy said. The CPS, however, reached an agreement to sell the building...

O’Neill suggested turning Urban Prep, an elementary school at 1426 W. 14th Pl., into the high school it was built to be.

    Gazette Chicago " New Near South high school near done deal, residents push for Near West high school
    February 2, 2018 An open enrollment high school on the Near South Side won approval of Chicago Public Schools (CPS) officials, with community activists on the Near West Side pushing for a similar one. The South Side school will be located in the National Teachers Academy (NTA) building at 55 W.
    http://www.gazettechicago.com

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    1024 N. Karlov Ave. Issued January 23, 2018 Comment

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