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A Conversation About 'Integrating the Inner City'
Feb. 8, 2016
WBEZ’s Natalie Moore moderated a conversation with scholars Robert Chaskin and Mark Joseph about their new book on the Chicago Housing Authority.
When MLK Moved to Chicago
Jan. 26, 2016
Today is the 50th anniversary of the day the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. established residency in Chicago.
Public Smoking Ban Would Focus on Teaching, Not Punishment
Jan. 11, 2016
The Department of Housing and Urban Development is proposing a smoking ban.
Feds propose ban on smoking in public housing
Nov. 12, 2015
The Department of Housing and Urban Development's proposed ban would affect nearly a million households.
Lathrop Homes revamp puts mixed-income housing to the test
Feb. 5, 2015
Chicago plans to replace its Lathrop Homes public housing project with a mix of condos and affordable housing. Residents say it doesn't need a revamp — and that the overhaul will displace too many.
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.
Reporter's Notebook: Living in public housing vs. the fanciest high-rise
May. 9, 2013
Curious Citizen Heather Radke asked about the relationship between our living environment and everyday life, and she wants the answer to be based on real experience.
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.
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