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5 days ago

3rd Wednesday Monthly Community Meeting Tomorrow

Join us at Shriners Hospital @ 6 pm to discuss community concerns and developments in the 29th Ward.

Jun 15

29th Ward Updates

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a Excessive Heat Watch. Residents can use various cooling centers throughout the City including 10 S. Kedzie and CPD locations (24 hours). Also, please note our summer hours. Friday's the office will close at 2:30 pm and open on Saturday's at 9 am.

Jun 08

Jun 06

Lost Dogs Illinois added a new photo.

Is This Your Lost Dog? #Chicago #IL #Montclare (Fullerton & Grand) Female Mix. Brown. Call 773-943-9750. This dog is not for adoption - finder will only accept calls/from the actual owner. Found 06/05/2018. Cook County. 60639. To see this pet’s location on the Helping Lost Pets Map: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/v2/?pID=2376561 More Info, Photos and to Contact: http://www.helpinglostpets.com/petdetail/?id=2376561

    Lost Dogs Illinois
    Is This Your Lost Dog? #Chicago #IL #Montclare (Fullerton & Grand) Female Mix. Brown. Call 773-943-9750. This dog is not for adoption - finder will only accept calls/from the actual owner. Found...
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Jun 06

Jun 05

New BBQ restaurant, Panera, Xfinity Store opening this summer in Gurnee

  The Panera Bread at 6657 Grand Ave. will move to this building at 6430-6440 Grand Ave. this summer because the new location will have a drive-through lane.

  The Panera Bread at 6657 Grand Ave. will move to this building at 6430-6440 Grand Ave. this summer because the new location will have a drive-through lane.

    New BBQ restaurant, Panera, Xfinity Store opening this summer in Gurnee
    A new BBQ restaurant, Panera Bread and Xfinity Store are coming this summer to Gurnee in the new commercial building near the intersection of Grand Avenue and Hunt Club Road near Gurnee Mills. Crews are working on the interiors of all three businesses, which are located in the new 15,000-square-foot building at 6430-6440 Grand Ave.
    http://www.dailyherald.com

Jun 02

Jun 02

Jun 01

Jun 01

May 30

Housing Application Workshops Available for Senior Citizens

Spanish Coalition for Housing (SCH), a partner of the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA)’s Community Alliance is offering seniors and caregivers free educational workshops throughout Chicago in the neighborhoods of Belmont Cragin, Gage Park, East Side and New City. Highly skilled bilingual coordinators will explain what documentation is needed, the waiting process, and how to fill out the new online-only application using computers. Through this process, SCH has been successful in helping over 400 seniors apply for affordable senior housing units....

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Spanish Coalition for Housing (SCH), a partner of the Chicago Housing Authority (CHA)’s Community Alliance is offering seniors and caregivers free educational workshops throughout Chicago in the neighborhoods of Belmont Cragin, Gage Park, East Side and New City. Highly skilled bilingual coordinators will explain what documentation is needed, the waiting process, and how to fill out the new online-only application using computers. Through this process, SCH has been successful in helping over 400 seniors apply for affordable senior housing units.

The next workshops available are:
• June 7, 2018- 3:00 pm, West Belmont Public Library, 3104 N. Narragansett Avenue (Belmont Cragin)
• June 11, 2018- 1:00 pm, Kelvyn Park Satellite Senior Center, 2715 N. Cicero Avenue (Belmont Cragin)
• June 14, 2018- 3:00 pm and 5:00 pm, West Belmont Public Library, 3104 N. Narragansett Avenue (Belmont Cragin)

Here are important things to consider that are discussed at the workshops including how to qualify for senior housing:

• You must be 60 years or older to apply but can only be housed at age 62. However, if you have a disability, you can apply and be housed at age 55
• Income for 1 person cannot exceed $44,250 and $50,600 for a 2 person household
• A criminal background check of the last 3 years is required for single or double occupancy
• A studio or 1 bedroom are the only options available for senior housing
• You must only select 1 out of the 46 different senior housing locations (see here for a map listing http://www.thecha.org/residents/public-housing/find-public-housing/?pt=2)

For a complete list of available workshops in your neighborhood visit http://sc4housing.org/cha-community-alliance/ or call Spanish Coalition for Housing offices: north location (773-342-7575), south location (312-850-2660) and southeast location at 773-933-7575. For individuals who would like to apply for senior housing on their own, they can visit https://applyonline.thecha.org.

    Find Public Housing | The Chicago Housing Authority
    http://www.thecha.org

May 25

May 21

May 15

City Sticker Sale Tomorrow

Just a reminder that tomorrow is our City Sticker Sale from 11am - 3pm. The City Clerk Office will also be issuing the new City Key ID cards. We are expecting a high turnout tomorrow. It is a limited supply and it will be on a first come, first serve bases.

May 09

Updated May 09

FOUND DOG 2900 N NATOMA

Just found a dog with a collar but no tags, wandering alone and wet on Natoma. If you know this pup, please contact us. It's a male, about 20 lbs prob, shaggy/terrier, grayish color. (Pic doesnt want to attach)

  • Reunited! Yay puppy! Lived on Wellington and ran away from the thunder!

May 08

COPA will Offer Satellite Hours at Austin Branch Library

COPA begins the launch of its satellite office tomorrow at the Austin Branch Library in partnership with Chicago Public Library. Through this partnership, COPA will host a full day of services where investigators will be available on the appointed dates and times to receive complaints and compliments of Chicago Police Officers. Also, COPA staff will be available to answer any questions community members may have regarding the agency, investigative process and/or receive an update on a pending case.

May 06

May 01

29th Ward Community Shredding Event

Please Save The Date. May 19th from 9 am - 1 pm.

Apr 30

Apr 29

Apr 28

Bell Park Flea Market

Register now for the June 2, 2018 Bell Park Flea Market
Tables and sales directly support park improvements, programs,
and Bell Park Baseball!

To register: send an email request to: BellParkPAC@gmail.com

Apr 27

29th Ward Office Closed April 30th

Due to construction, our office will be closed on April 30th. We will reopen on Tuesday, May 1st at 9 am.

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