Posts tagged "parks"

Chatham: It's Time to Save Brown Memorial Park

Last year I wrote a blog post about the parks in the 6th ward and one was Brown Memorial Park. Brown Memorial Park was established as the last parcel of a large lot of land formerly owned by the Nation of Islam. The land was foreclosed and sold in parcels. The Chicago Park District purchased... Read more »

Chicago Public Schools Denies Special Need Children Busing but Offers Citywide Busing to Milburn Alternative School Students

The Chicago Public Schools (CPS)http://www.cps.edu/ has a slogan of “Children First” but my recent experience has been if you are the “right” student. Recently, here in Chatham CPS stuck a new alternative school in our community without any regards to the feeling of the community, elected officials or parents of those students. The Richard Milburn... Read more »