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As Gentrification Moves West, Hermosa And Logan Square Leaders Launch Plan To Fight Displacement

"Logan Square Neighborhood Association partnered with Local Initiatives Support Corporation, or LISC, on the 56-page plan, which doubles as a report on the state..."

Plan unveiled to reconfigure Logan Square traffic circle

"Bicyclist Juan Sebastian Arias, who lives in Logan Square and bikes to work in the Loop, supports bike safety. He is also a member of the Logan Square Neighborhood Association, which has raised concerns that an unintended consequence of improving the traffic circle could be ..."

How Chicago Is Making its Own Affordable Housing Crisis Worse

Logan Square residents and supporters march for racial equity and affordable housing in the rapidly gentrifying north side neighborhood of Logan Square in Chicago on October 23, 2018.

Chicago Has A Plan To Build Near CTA Trains. But Who Does It Help?

Christian Diaz of the Logan Square Neighborhood Association stands in the Emmet Street parking lot, a city-owned lot where housing advocates envision an affordable TOD development for working-class Latino families that might otherwise be priced out of the rapidly...

WCIU-TV QLP Interview/ LISC Chicago

Quality-of-Life Plan and neighborhood.

Fight for affordable housing near transit lines takes on new urgency

“If we don’t use this moment right now to ensure that Logan Square remains inclusive and affordable, 10 years from now, 20 years from now, it will be Lincoln Park...”

Neighbors March Against Displacement in Logan Square

The demonstrators called on community members to vote out elected officials who aren’t doing enough to prevent longtime residents from being priced out of the community...

Logan Square Anti-Gentrification March Draws 500 People: ‘Fight Today, Vote Tomorrow’

"I want my son to graduate from the school I graduated from. I want my friends and family to continue to live in their neighborhoods."

Logan Square burns hot as many city neighborhoods cool down

The median price of a house sold in the Near West neighborhood in the first nine months of the year rose by a little more than 19 percent.

Logan Square Activists To March For Development Without Gentrification

More than 600 activists and their supporters are planning to march through the neighborhood next week.

JLC and the LSNA Testimonial Video

JLC and the LSNA Testimonial Video

Development In Humboldt Park Sparks Discussions Of Gentrification

“These are monuments to the displacement of working class families in Chicago and it’s a painful..."