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Housing Assembly & Resource Fair/Asamblea de Vivienda y Feria de Recursos

April 2, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Pilsen is in a defining moment, we can remain a working-class neighborhood or let corrupt politicians and special interest groups destroy its great heritage and diversity. Come and hear about the people’s plan and the alternative to Rahm and Solis plan to sell our community to big developers.

The Pilsen Alliance is launching an Affordability Plan for Pilsen after years of discussion and proposals to address gentrification to find a balanced development model. This community plan would allow Pilsen to remain a working class neighborhood and set an example across Chicago on how to battle segregation and promote diversity and inclusion along with sustainable development.

Come and learn about:

Property Tax exemptions, property tax appeals, foreclosure prevention, financial education, public housing options, tenants rights, and more!

Special guest: Commissioner Jesus “Chuy” Garcia

Panelists: Janet Smith & John Betancur (Urban planning experts)

Organizations participating: Metropolitan Tenant Organization (MTO), Lawyer’s Committee for Better Housing (LCBH), Latin United Community Housing Association (LUCHA), Chicago Housing Authority (CHA), among others.

Si se puede!

#PilsenNot4Sale #PilsenNoSeVende

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Pilsen esta en un momento determinante para su futuro, podemos seguir siendo un barrio de clase trabajadora o dejaremos que politicos corruptos e intereses especiales lo destruyan para imponer otro barrio para ricos. Venga y escuche acerca del plan alternative a los planes del Alcalde Rahm y el consejal Solis de vender el barrio a grandes companias.

La Alianza de Pilsen esta proponiendo un plan de vivienda asequible despues de anos de discusiones y propuestas para encontrar un modelo equilibrado de desarrollo que permita que Pilsen sea un barrio para tod@s y no se pierda esa gran herencia de nuestra comunidad que piuede ser un ejemplo para todo Chicago de como se puede crear diversidad y no mas segregacion.

Venga y aprenda acerca de:

Excepciones de impuestos y apelaciones de impuestos de vivienda, Prevencion de Foreclosure, educacion financiera, opciones de vivienda publica, derechos de los inquilinos, y mas!

Invitado Especial: Comisionado Jesus “Chuy” Garcia

Panelistas: Janet Smith & John Betancur (Expertos en planeacion urbana)

Organizaciones participantes: Metropolitan Tenant Organization (MTO), Lawyer’s Committee for Better Housing (LCBH), Latin United Community Housing Association (LUCHA), Chicago Housing Authority (CHA), entre otras.

Si se puede!

#PilsenNot4Sale #PilsenNoSeVende

Details

Date:
April 2, 2016
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1676435605930040/

Organizer

PIlsen Alliance
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/thepilsenalliance

Venue

Dvorak Park
1119 W Cullerton St
Chicago, IL 60608 United States

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