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CHA slows down on mixed-income housing
Sep. 17, 2013
Chicago public housing agency has thousands of apartments to deliver and only two years to do it.
Subsidized renters cope with foreclosures
Sep. 9, 2013
Many housing choice voucher units failed an inspection before banks took them back.
Seniors in CHA: We live with mice, mold, bedbugs
Aug. 7, 2013
Residents and activists gathered outside the Chicago Housing Authority headquarters to protest poor management.
Two homes, one city
Jun. 13, 2013
With the help of a public housing resident, we begin our look at what separates — and possibly connects — life on either side of Chicago’s social divide.
CHA's next big thing
Apr. 20, 2013
As high-rises have come down, the Chicago Housing Authority has had to readjust plans for mixed-income developments amid the economic downtown.
Report: CHA plan improved residents’ lives
Mar. 11, 2013
Life got better for residents who moved out of notorious CHA high rises during the past decade, but the same study suggests children suffer from low-performing schools and chronic violence.
CHA pens agreement on jobs program
Feb. 19, 2013
The agency says it will redouble its efforts to hire and contract with more public housing residents and community members.
CHA examines mixed-income equation
May. 7, 2012
It's been 12 years since the Chicago Housing Authority embarked on its Plan for Transformation, the effort to dismantle the city's notorious high rise housing projects. So far the results so far have been less than stellar.
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