Plans for redeveloping Atrium Village now call for segregating affordable housing into a separate, aging building
Defunding Meals on Wheels is just the tip of the iceberg.
The Chicago Housing Authority has more autonomy than other local agencies, but that won’t totally protect it from major Congressional budget cuts.
Bertrand Goldberg’s Hilliard Homes opened as a model community in 1966. It still is today.
On the 50th anniversary of a landmark desegregation lawsuit, the Reader and Blvck Vrchives offer this visual sampler of the city’s segregated housing past.
Politics killed this pro-integration program before it had a chance to succeed.
Lathrop Homes has long been one of CHA’s most diverse and successful properties. But today it’s a shell of its former self.