| August 23, 2019
BUILD is celebrating the end of summer camp from 12 to 4 p.m. Aug. 23 at 5100 W. Harrison St. State Rep. La Shawn Ford and state Sen. Kimberly Lightfoot are sponsoring the “I count” event to highlight the importance of the 2020 Census, from 1 to 4 p.m. in the 800 block of Lawler.
| May 15, 2012
The demand comes in response to a study of metro areas nationwide showing nearly 52 percent of black men and boys in Chicago are unemployed.
| May 11, 2012
An alliance makes the case to keep North Lawndale together, as officials work on a new map that will be unveiled later this month.
| December 8, 2011
Census data shows a drop in the African-American population, which could result in fewer black majority wards.
| October 11, 2011
It may be time to reevaluate how Chicago’s 77 community areas are used, says resident Anna Friedman Herlihy.
| October 5, 2011
The shrinking African-American population has leaders looking for ways to save political strength
| January 10, 2011
New figures from the 2010 Census show that while Austin remains the largest of Chicago’s 77 neighborhoods, it has just over 100,000 residents.