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Community seeks indigenous development

Humboldt Park is a low- to middle-income, mixed African-American and Hispanic neighborhood that has begun to show significant signs of gentrification on its eastern end, east of Humboldt Park itself -- although that may have slowed in the past few years as the housing market has cooled.

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News and articles

NCP groups gain voice in school closings 1/28/2013

Spurred in part by the threat of school closings, groups in neighborhoods served by NCP are organizing like never before to influence district decision-making.

New directory points ex-offenders in the right direction 7/27/2012

Manual covers basic needs, where to find them in community with high return rate

Treasury official: Chicago “at forefront” of development efforts 7/20/2012

Don Graves, deputy assistant secretary for small business, community development and housing policy, tours two LISC-supported developments and talked with senior scribe John McCarron about the future of community development.

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Lead agency

Bickerdike Redevelopment Corporation

2550 W. North Ave. Chicago, IL 60647
(773) 278-5669 phone
(773) 278-5673 fax

Joy Aruguete
Executive Director

Christy Prahl
Program manager - NCP

Keith Muhammad
Outreach worker - NCP

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