SRO ordinance makes its way through City Council

SRO ordinance makes its way through City Council
SRO ordinance makes its way through City Council

SRO ordinance makes its way through City Council

Wednesday the City of Chicago took a step toward saving hundreds of endangered affordable housing units in single-room occupancy and residential hotels. The proposed -- supported by the mayor -- makes it harder for owners of those buildings to convert, demolish or sell their buildings for projects that have less than 20 percent affordable units. WBEZ’s Odette Yousef has the update. Photo: Flickr/hotelkursaal&ausonia