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What do you love about your neighborhood?

Strong sense of community and family ties

Favorite neighborhood restaurants

Amelia's 46th and Halsted
We Bake for You

Favorite neighborhood businesses

Kelly's Tavern 44th and Wallace

Community interests

court advocate, housing court, gardening,


The decline of the steel industry in this area was the result of aging equipment in local factories mostly established prior to WW2. The big US foundaries did not invest in newer technologies and were overtaken by Korean, Japanese, and eventually Chinese manufacturers who thrived on cheaper production costs and ...